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Kubeh, New York, NY

Kubeh serves Eastern Mediterranean meze style cuisine with a menu is inspired by the chef’s Israeli-Iranian family recipes and time spent in kitchens with Syrian, Kurdish and Iraqi women.  I had the Labneh (a strained yogurt) with cucumber and zahtar, the cauliflower … Continue reading

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Anthony Bourdain, 2018

I was deeply saddened to hear of Anthony Bourdain’s passing. I love his food/travel books and TV shows, and his love of the Ramones and old school New York City spoke to me.  His TV shows are my go-to for … Continue reading

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Saki Bar Hagi and Iroha Closing

GrubStreet is reporting that two of DumplingHunter’s favorite izakaya, Sake Bar Hagi and Iroha both housed in the same building on 49th street, are closing this coming weekend.  The review of Hagi is here and the review of Iroha is here. … Continue reading

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Christmas Day Highlights from 2017

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Fifth Anniversary of Dumpling Hunter

This, the 300th post at Dumpling Hunter, marks the 5th anniversary of the launch of this blog!  In this time the blog has accrued 69,351 page views from 42,441 visitors, with vegetarian and vegan being the most viewed topics.  The … Continue reading

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Fourth Anniversary of Dumpling Hunter

Dumpling Hunter is celebrating the beginning of its fifth year in existence, having uploaded 245 posts and received over 48,000 page views.  The first post on 9/30/12 was a review of Nan Xiang Xiolong Mantou in Shanghai.  Dumplings have been … Continue reading

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Dumpling Trail in Richmond, BC,

The Richmond British Columbia tourism office has noticed that their city has a lot of fine dumpling establishments and have put together a Dumpling Trail for visitors to their city. You can visit the Dumpling Trail page here and the site … Continue reading

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Weird Ass Dumpling Videos

People have started to send me links to weird ass dumpling videos they find around the internet. I have seen several examples of Rube-Goldberg contraptions to shoot foods through the air and 3-second speed cook them, and Myth Busters did … Continue reading

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The Golden City Asian Cuisine, Calabash NC

A quick guest review of The Golden City Asian Cuisine in Calabash NC was sent in recently. At The Golden City Asian Cuisine in Calabash NC, there was a choice between pork or vegetable dumplings. We chose the vegetable dumplings … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review Summer Slow Down

I am spending the summer in an area with relatively few dumpling eating options – few Chinese, Japanese or Korean restaurants, low quality Italian spots and no Eastern European restaurants.  I will hit every spot I can find but I am afraid … Continue reading

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