As a Korean-American foodie who resides in West Oakland, I’m lucky that there’s a slew of fine eateries not too far from our home all along Telegraph Avenue in Temescal.
Tag: fortune cookie
Chinese immigrants adapted their cuisine over time to appeal to American palates. So Americans looking for familiar dishes in China won’t find many. But a new restaurant in Shanghai hopes to change that — offering expats a taste of home and introducing locals to foreign treats like fortune cookies.
Gung Hay Fat Choy, everyone.
Roughly translated from Chinese, Gung Hay Fat Choy means “best wishes and congratulations.” In other words, Happy Chinese New Year.
But that seems just a little too chipper for my tastes.