Pearl Ma sets up her iPhone stand at her kitchen in New York City. (Photo by Jeenah Moon for The Washington Post)
Pearl Ma sets up her iPhone stand at her kitchen in New York City. (Jeenah Moon for The Washington Post)


Pearl (Yiping) Ma draws you into her TikTok with the words, “Hey foreigners, let’s traumatize Italians.” Off the bat, she’s every Italian grandmother’s worst nightmare: She threatens to break the linguine but instead cuts the cooked pasta with a knife, then breaks an egg on top before brushing Chinese soybean paste and oyster sauce onto the thin strips.

But then she starts to explain. “Pasta is a lot

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DALLAS (KDAF) — Traveling around the world will allow you to experience cuisines like no other and if you’re a foodie, trying out new food, cuisines and dishes is in your blood, but not everyone can afford to do these worldwide travels to titillate their tastebuds.

The U.S. has cuisines from all over the world highlighted in each state including Mediterranean, Asian fusion, new American, Vietnamese, Southeast Asian, Japanese, barbecue, Italian, Korean and Portuguese. Each state has their claim to fame, but according to a study done by VacationRenter, they’ve found some surprises along the way when it comes

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Emerald Farm Tours offers a different slice of nirvana.

Travel agents who have guests seeking unique experiences in the U.S can now recommend a cannabis holiday. Travel curators can tie up with Visit Mendocino’s Emerald Farm Tours to organize enchanting cannabis-based trips that would make the perfect Instagram post.

Cannabis tourism
Tourists can choose from cannabis festivals, cannabis trails, ganja yoga, and packages that combine accommodation and cannabis experiences.

Micro-dosed seven-course meal, weed walks, cannabis trails, a bakery that features artisanal cannabis products presented in bakery-style display cases, a cannabis museum, a half-acre cannabis consumption lounge are the key attractions.

Two unique

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Company Announcement Date:
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Product Type:
Food & Beverages
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Recall Reason Description

Undeclared Wheat and Soy

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Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc.
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Company Announcement

Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc., Santa Fe Springs, CA is recalling 17.6 oz packages of Marutomo Dashi Soup Base because they may contain undeclared wheat and soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to wheat and soy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The product was distributed in California and Nevada

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Michelin-star restaurants may not be for everyone, but I’m thrilled I got to rediscover the fun side of fine dining.

the writer eating at the michelin restaurant and smiling

The meal at Alinea was the fun, fascinating, and once-in-a-lifetime experience I’d hoped it would be.

Katherine Fiorillo

Alinea uses extremely high-quality ingredients, fascinating forms of molecular gastronomy, and some of the best wines in the world to impress guests almost every night.

Still, spending hundreds of dollars on one dining experience like that at Alinea may not be for everyone.

I expected the elevated experience but was pleasantly surprised that it was also fun.

My one slight con

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has added some new additions to their food recall list and you might want to double-check your pantry and fridge.

They warn that for food that’s been recalled due to the presence of undeclared allergies, like milk or nuts, to avoid that item as it might cause a reaction if you have a sensitivity to it.

For food that may have possible pieces of plastic in it, they advise that you should not “consume, use, sell, serve, or distribute” them.

Take a look below to see what products the CFIA wants Canadians to be

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