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Listen to Mee — Engrish as a Second Language

0000000Class is in Session Being the good investigative reporters that we are, we realized the need to not only talk the talk, but be able to walk the walk. So, we’re always looking for ways to enhance our understanding of those (and the foods) that we observe.  Towards that end, I stumbled across a website, engrish.com that I figured would ...

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Chinese as Comfort Food

0000000Heal Me! Friends, It’s been a few days since last we posted.  Sorry.  Been way under the weather and finally have enough strength to sit upright… catch up on some e-mail… peruse the internet, and finally get to enjoy a solid meal.  So far it’s sticking in my belly. What you ask is this magic elixir that has given me ...

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My First Memories

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Aside from Junior's in Brooklyn, the only type of restaurant I can ever remember eating at with my family was a Chinese restaurant. What are your memories? Read more!

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FLUSHING (MEE)TS LEVITTOWN

0000000Fortune Wheel Seafood Resturant Our latest adventure has taken us to Fortune Wheel, located at 3601 Hempstead Turnpike in Levittown. This “Flushing” like restaurant is tucked discreetly between two big box retailers. The meal begins with a Freebie (always a good start). The pickled seaweed with carrots and cabbage was a delicious beginning to what would become a “Hit or Miss” ...

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[REVIEW] Fortune Wheel Seafood Restaurant, Levittown

0000801“The King and Mee’s” I must say I got distracted looking for the restaurant tonight.  It was tucked away right past BJ’s Warehouse (bonus Jew Appeal points!!).  I had to call my brother, Yong Joo (who better to ask for directions that the brother we affectionately call “The Wandering Joo”?), and he told me to look past BJ’s (it’s not ...

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