Asia · China · Cooking & Baking · Food · Netherlands

Eating zongzi at Dragon Boat Festival

Have you ever heard of zongzi? They are also called glutinous rice dumplings and it’s eaten at the Dragon Boat Festival 端午节 (duan wu jie). This festival falls on the 5th day of the 5th month of the lunar calendar. This year that’s tomorrow on the 18th of June 2018. Dragon Boat Festival is celebrated… Continue reading Eating zongzi at Dragon Boat Festival

Foodspotting · Netherlands · Rotterdam

Dudok opens new cafe in park near Euromast

If I say Dudok, you will certainly think about their famous apple pie. You can enjoy this pie at different cafes and restaurants especially in the area around Rotterdam and the Hague. Dudok also has its own cafe with the oldest one at the Meent in Rotterdam. Yesterday they opened their newest one in the… Continue reading Dudok opens new cafe in park near Euromast

Foodspotting · Japan · Tokyo · Travel

Dragon Ball Cafe and Diner in Tokyo

Going to Japan is such a wonderful experience. It is a beautiful country with a lot of diversity in food and culture. I have been to Tokyo and if you like anime and manga, Tokyo is the place to be. Do you know they have themed restaurants of some popular anime and manga series, like… Continue reading Dragon Ball Cafe and Diner in Tokyo

Foodspotting · Netherlands · Rotterdam

Selfiecinno and chocolate pinata at Amada Coffee

Selfiecinno anyone? Yes, this is possible at Amada Coffee. This is the first café in the Netherlands and the second one in Europe where you can do this. In London you can also order a selfiecinno at Tea Terrace. They opened a few weeks earlier than Amada Coffee, who opened their doors on the 26th… Continue reading Selfiecinno and chocolate pinata at Amada Coffee

Eindhoven · Foodspotting

Five Guys & Taco Bell: two Popular American food chains in Eindhoven

More and more American food chains make their way to the Netherlands. While McDonalds, KFC, Burger King and Starbucks are still very successful here, the two popular American food chains Five Guys and Taco Bell have made their way to us. Both opened their first restaurant in Eindhoven and more will follow. I have visited… Continue reading Five Guys & Taco Bell: two Popular American food chains in Eindhoven