Drinks and beverages

Café de olla, México – Spiced pot coffee, Mexico

From meat to beer, shaved ice and fruit cups, Mexico likes to spice up its life through food. Natural flavor is not an option here, and with coffee they have their own way with it too.

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Cha Chaan Teng at a Tsui Wah Restaurant, Hong Kong – 翠華集團, 香港

Food Touring

Restaurant: Tsui Wah Restaurant (翠華集團) 
Address: G/F-2/F, Hong Kong House, 17-19 Wellington St.
City: Central, Hong Kong

Cha chaan teng (茶餐廳) is on almost every corner in Hong Kong. In the United States, they are known as “Hong Kong style café”. Here’s a short description of the term, from Wikipedia:

Cha chaan teng (lit.: tea restaurant) meaning tea restaurant, is commonly found in Greater China, including particularly Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and parts of Guangdong. They are known for eclectic and affordable menus, which include many dishes from Hong Kong cuisine and Hong Kong-style Western cuisine. Since the 1980s they can also be found in the Chinatown districts of many Western countries like Australia, Canada, United Kingdom and the United States.

I started my day with breakfast in Central at Tsui Wah Restaurant, a cha chaan teng chain. Cha chaan tengs are a way of life in Hong Kong; food is affordable…

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Cha Chaan Teng at a Super Fast Food, Hong Kong – 美好快餐, 香港

Food Touring

Restaurant: Super Fast Food (美好快餐) 
Address: Shop 109, 1/F, Fortune City One, 1 Ngan Shing St.
City: Sha Tin, Hong Kong

Cha chaan teng (茶餐廳) is on almost every corner in Hong Kong. In the United States, they are known as “Hong Kong style café”. Here’s a short description of the term, from Wikipedia:

Cha chaan teng (lit.: tea restaurant) meaning tea restaurant, is commonly found in Greater China, including particularly Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and parts of Guangdong. They are known for eclectic and affordable menus, which include many dishes from Hong Kong cuisine and Hong Kong-style Western cuisine. Since the 1980s they can also be found in the Chinatown districts of many Western countries like Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, and the United States.

When visiting Hong Kong, you’ve gotta eat at cha chaan tengs as often as you can! We had breakfast at Fortune City One, a mall in Sha Tin. Yep…

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Irish coffee, Ireland – Caife Gaelach, Éire

Guinness might be the first thing that comes up in your mind if I ask what is Ireland’s most well-known beverage, but after this, it is coffee. Irish coffee.

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Michelada beer – Cerveza michelada

Mexicans love to eat and drink everything extra-spicy at a level that I’ve never seen before. And beer is no exception.

For a Mexican, drinking plain beer is dull, so today I am going to explain many recipes preparing beer I’ve enjoyed at Altata beach: michelada beer.

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