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Happy Day at Moonstone Chinese Restaurant

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No matter what the day, and almost what the time, you are sure to get Happy at Moonstone Chinese restaurant in Great Neck, NY. Happy Hour specials all day Sunday to Thursday... Friday and Saturday from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Meet us there for a drink! Cheers!

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“W” is for Wonton #AtoZChallenge @AprilA2Z

wonton-soup-bowl

A Wonton by any other name is still a… Dumpling!  Wonton, which can also be written as “wantan”, “wanton”, or “wuntun”, are a type of dumpling common in Chinese cuisine. The  English name “wonton” can be written in Chinese either as “húndùn” the usual northern Chinese name meaning roughly “irregularly shaped pasta”, or the more poetic “yúntūn”a popular Cantonese homonym that literally ...

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Easy Recipe for Wonton Soup

Wonton Soup

The way this summer was going, so mild and cool, I figured for sure that once the calendar rolled over in to September that Fall and even cooler weather couldn’t be far behind.  So, I started doing some research on recipes for my favorite soup, Wonton Soup.  It’s not my fault that Mother Nature thought that THIS was the right ...

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Dumplings (Wontons) Geography Lesson

Dumplings on my Mind Class is now in session. A Chinese dumpling, or a wonton, is a staple food popular throughout China.  Dumplings were likely introduced to the West by early settlers in Chinatown, who came primarily from the Cantonese-speaking coastal cities in Southern China. It seems like I’ve got dumplings on the brain as it’s the second time in ...

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March’ing Where?

March Madness Where will the fearless five show up next? It’s March madness, and our bellies going insanely hungry. As the stomach turns, where shall we go? What will we eat? Will we like it? I’ve heard that Lotus East in St. James is not to be missed. We won’t miss it. We will leave no stone un-turned, no fortune ...

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