Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Ramen Bars in Philly

The cursed ramen spot in Philly’s Chinatown 9th street had been changing owners for the past few years, unable to maintain the same name for more than a year. However, … Continue reading

February 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sushi & Burritos

After moving back to Center City Philadelphia (been away in Queen Lane for 2.5 years), I am pleasantly surprised by the explosion of sushi restaurants. Back in the day, I … Continue reading

January 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Pesto Fried Rice with Poached Egg

Getting out early today to work meant I got to fully utilize my new kitchen for more cooking, yay! After unwittingly heating up a whole bag of Costco’s Basil Pesto … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

New Favorite Ramen Bar?!

Nothing like a bowl of rich, fatty, porky bowl of tonkotsu ramen to warm the belly after a day of post-Christmas shopping! Lili, Lenokun, and I went to check out … Continue reading

December 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

Smorgasboard of Things I Ate Last Weekend

Due to the tornado of midterms that hit me these past two weeks, I haven’t been able to update on all the delicious things I’ve eaten recently, so expect an … Continue reading

October 25, 2011 · 2 Comments

Fat Salmon is Legit

I made two amazing sushi discoveries recently: first, that the best sushi restaurant in NY is a mere two blocks away from my house, and second, that I’m wrong about … Continue reading

September 25, 2011 · 4 Comments

Daigakuimo!

Not much to say here except I tried making some daigakuimo (Japanese sweet potato dish) the other day, based on Cooking With Dog. I absolutely love the adorable old Japanese … Continue reading

September 8, 2011 · 3 Comments