Category: Culture

BREAKING BAO FAMILY DINNER at CHINA LIVE’s EIGHT TABLES

Five years ago, Chef George Chen shared his vision of a Chinese Emporium with Danielle Chang, LUCKYRICE’s founder, who had every confidence that it would be nothing short of amazing. When Danielle and her team were scouting locations for an exclusive Breaking Bao dinner in San Francisco, CHINA LIVE was at the top of the list  […]  Read more

Asian in America: Chef Jenny Dorsey

Jenny Dorsey is a professional chef and artist with a special focus on experimental culinary content and experiences with emerging technology. Her background is in fine dining; she worked in Michelin-starred restaurants in both NYC and SF before launching her own consulting business, co-founding popular dinner series Wednesdays NYC, and finding her niche with food and tech.  […]  Read more

Chiang Mai with LUCKYRICE and Chef Andy Ricker, 11/25/18 – 11/29/18

Join American Express®, LUCKYRICE founder Danielle Chang, and two-time James Beard Award Winner, Chef/owner of Pok Pok restaurants, Chef Andy Ricker, as they take you on a culinary and cultural journey of Chiang Mai, Thailand. Located in the northern region of Thailand and once known as the Kingdom of a Million Rice Fields, Chiang Mai is a city  […]  Read more

Vinh Nguyen – STAY LUCKY

Vinh Nguyen is the executive chef and partner of Stay Lucky, a restaurant offering craveable Chinese classics opening late 2018 in LA. After getting his start in the culinary world at Sang Yoon’s Father’s Office in the early 2000’s while a student at UCLA, Nguyen moved to New York, where he was a vanguard in  […]  Read more

Our 2017 Asian-Inspired Holiday Gift Guide Is Here!

Useful gifts for your Asian family & friends who seldom need anything for Christmas. Or Birthdays. Or ever.   NON-STICK WOK Everyone can use a super handy non-stick wok pan— perfect for stir fry, eggs, or anything really. Steer clear of the stainless steel ones and just get the teflon. Asian parents (or at least  […]  Read more

Test Your Holiday IQ With These 6 Asian Christmas Trivia Questions

Can you guess which country is responsible for each of these bizarre Christmas traditions? Some questions might have one answer, but others might have two. It’s up to you to figure it out! P.S. don’t scroll too far down or else you’ll ruin the fun!   On Christmas, it’s a modern tradition to give a(n)  […]  Read more

5 Festive Asian Christmas Feasts From Around The World

Here’s to a cheerful (and delicious) holiday season! Whether you’re near or far from home, culinary traditions can make Christmas a very special day. These are some of our favorite Asian holiday foods from around the world:   China Christmas isn’t an official holiday in China so it’s mostly celebrated in large cities. However, those who  […]  Read more

Serve Thanksgiving With Asian Flair

It’s Thursday but for some reason it feels like a Sunday. It smells like dinner but you know it has to be morning because it’s light out. Then again, it gets dark out at 3pm now that you’ve set your clock back for Daylight Savings. You walk into the kitchen and see signs of unusual  […]  Read more

LUCKYRICE alum An Choi to Open Di An Di in Greenpoint

We’re unapologetic braggers when it comes to our network of emerging talent in Asian and Asian-inspired cuisines. So many great chefs have debuted or incubated at LUCKYRICE Grand Feasts over the course of the last decade. Few of these inaugural upstarts delight us like the Lower East Side gem, Ăn Chơi. The restaurant is as well  […]  Read more

Miami Chef Sunny Oh on Asian Food in Miami, Sushi Garage, and More.

The Rise of Asian-Latino Food Asians and Latinos may live half a world away from each other, but share unique commonalities that make them pre-destined cooking partners. Both cultures turn to chiles for heat, and tamarind for sweet. The fresh, fragrant hint of cilantro is a staple in Mexican salsa as well as the herbaceous  […]  Read more