Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Night Market Adventures

Although I was feeling under the weather last Thursday night, I couldn’t pass up the chance to check out the Chinatown Night Market. It was supposed to be modeled after … Continue reading

October 13, 2011 · 1 Comment

A Lovely Lunch

It was a calm misty noon when Steff and I went to lunch at the Academic Building, a small building that appears inconspicuous next to the bright letters of the … Continue reading

April 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

First Authentic Ramen Joint Experience!

So my first day back on spring break and Chwissy-poo told me she wants ramen, so in reply I said, “CAN WE PUH-LEEEEEZZ GO TO IPPUDO??!!” I’ve been wanting to … Continue reading

March 20, 2011 · 2 Comments

Homemade Seafood Kimchi Jigae

Check out the awesome kimchi jigae Jeu and I worked together to make! =D Nothing like some fun ethnic cooking with a friend to cure the restlessness and homesickness I’ve … Continue reading

February 22, 2011 · 2 Comments

Sushi in H-Mart

It was too good to be true; I actually found enjoyable, reasonably priced sushi in Philadelphia! Hurrah! Not surprisingly, I had to hop on SEPTA and take it to 69th … Continue reading

February 17, 2011 · 3 Comments

Snowy Trek to Reading Terminal

It was awfully cold, snowy, and disgustingly slushy in Philadelphia today… but in spite of the gloom, a few friends and I hopped on the shuttle to Center City on … Continue reading

January 29, 2011 · 3 Comments

Date Night @Landmark

I took my lovely lady Jan-Jan on a mock date to Landmark Americana (right on the first floor of Drexel’s gym, 34th & Market) and we had a marvelous time. … Continue reading

October 26, 2010 · 2 Comments

Chicken Soup for the Foodie’s Soul

Due to the sudden drop in temperature and the nasty bug going around, I decided to crock out the crockpot for some chicken noodle soup. Basically I cut up some … Continue reading

October 8, 2010 · 3 Comments

Sakura: Japanese, Taiwanese, or Shanghainese?

Adorned with bright green on the corner of 10th and Race, Sakura always seemed like a mystery to me. The name implies Japanese food, but the location is definitely Chinatown. … Continue reading

October 4, 2010 · 4 Comments

Noodle Bowl Therapy at Sang Kee

Ok, so the Starbucks diet left me feeling pretty sick by the end of the day so I decided to get a big bowl of noodle soup at Sang Kee … Continue reading

July 11, 2010 · 5 Comments