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Ode on a Mai Tai

Mai Tai on Tropical Beach

After having a few rounds of Mai Tai's with friends, you'll all shout “Maita’I roa a’e!” In English, that means “Out of this world! The best!" Don't believe me? Invite me the next time you go out for Chinese food and I'll show you. Read the intriguing story and mystery behind the Mai Tai cocktail. Cheers!!

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Tri Dim Shanghai, New York, NY

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Tri Dim Shanghai, a Chinese restaurant on the upper east side of Manhattan at 1378 3rd Ave. New York, NY 10075 came highly recommended. We came, we ate, and we were blown away. And, we found a Questie-worthy dish! Please read our review and share it with your friends. Please post feedback in the comment box below the article.

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[REVIEW] Jia Dim Sum, Port Washington, NY

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The Chinese Quest dined at Jia Dim Sum a few nights ago. We were blown away by the food and service. This is a Chinese restaurant you won't want to miss when you are in the Port Washington, NY area. And you won't want to miss our Review. This is it! Click here! Please post your feedback and share your experience in the comments down below.

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The Year of the Rabbit

Chinese New Year 2023 the Year of the Rabbit

On Sunday, January 22, 2023, the Year of the Rabbit is ushered in by those celebrating The Chinese New Year. Learn everything about Chinese New Year, and all the characteristics of one of the luckiest of the Chinese Zodiac animals, the Rabbit! If you learned something new from this article, please Like it! Share it! And, subscribe so you'll never miss out on articles like this.

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Lunar New Year 2022: Ushering in the Year of the Tiger

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This Lunar New Year will usher in the Year of the Tiger on February 1, 2022. The Tiger is one of the most beloved of the 12 Chinese Zodiac signs, signifying fortune and confidence. Happy New Year! Gung Hay Fat Choy! Click the link to learn more about the traditions of the celebration, and how you can join in on the celebrations. Follow the link in the article to learn more about the personality traits of those born in the Year of the Tiger.

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[REVIEW] 88 Szechuan Cuisine, Little Neck, NY

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88 Szechuan Cuisine, a new Chinese restaurant recently opened in Little Neck, NY. Little Neck has rapidly become a new mecca for authentic Chinese Restaurants with at least six worth trying (yes, we reviewed them. Check them out! (type "Little Neck" in the search bar of our website). How does 88 Szechuan Cuisine stack up against the competition? The competition is hot. 88 Szechuan Cuisine is HOT! Click to find out the rest of the story.

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Grand Opening: Kai Burgers & Dumplings, Great Neck, NY

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Grand Opening: Kai Burgers & Dumplings in Great Neck Plaza, NY 11021 Asian fusion, hamburgers and dumplings obviously, and also Keto dishes, beef dishes too, oh my! The restaurant looks very modern and has a full bar and two large-screen televisions. We think you are going to like it. We wish Kai Burger & Dumplings lots of luck.  Let's all do our part as we come out of the pandemic and let's show our support of local businesses too.

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[REVIEW] Dun Huang, Syosset, NY

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Our latest Quest took us to the newly opened Dun Huang in Syosset, NY. This Chinese restaurant offers Shaanxi cuisine from Northwest China. If you like your food spicy and from a rarely eaten cuisine in the United States, we highly recommend giving it a try. (This article was written in memory of Kevin Dudich, who only loved pizza more than he did Chinese food. RIP)

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Mid-Autumn Festival (a.k.a. Moon Festival)

Mid-Autumn-Festival

The Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Moon Festival, is primarily celebrated in east and southeast Asia and coincides with the fall harvest during the brightest and fullest moon. This year the festival is celebrated on September 21, 2021. As part of the celebration, lanterns of all sizes and shapes, are carried and displayed. They serve as symbolic beacons that light people’s paths to prosperity and good fortune. Click to read more and check out a bonus recipe!

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[REVIEW] 365 Noodle Bar and Grill, Hicksville, NY

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365 Noodle Bar & Grill is a Szechuan Chinese restaurant located in Hicksville, NY in a strip mall next to H&Y Marketplace. This Chinese restaurant is overlooked by many. It should not be overlooked. If you haven't tried it yet, you have our recommendation to try it. You'll like it! A little bonus in the article, there's a contest! Check out the mystery dish and post in the comments (comments on the website, not Facebook, etc.). Only comments posted on the website will be considered. I'm not sure how we are going to judge this since it's a mystery dish. Maybe we will summon a culinary expert. Don't you want to read this review now? And don't you want to guess the dish? What are you waiting for? GO!

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