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Taiwanese shaved ice a treat for all seasons

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s shaved ice is among the world's top desserts and has become available all year long, with new creative flavors made with fresh seasonal ingredients. ...

Michelin Guide Taipei & Taichung 2021 revealed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Michelin Guide Taipei 2021 was officially announced on Wednesday (Aug. 25), presenting the fourth edition of the Taipei Guide and its second Taichung Guide. In the ...

Michelin announces 2021 Taipei and Taichung Bib Gourmand winners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Michelin on Wednesday (Aug. 10) announced 91 winning eateries in Taipei and Taichung for its 2021 Bib Gourmand awards. The prestigious award is given to restaurants tha...

Taiwanese brands in Japan to offer hot deals celebrating close ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Tourism Bureau is joining 100 Taiwanese businesses that operate in Japan to launch a promotional campaign highlighting the strong bond between the two countries. Th...

Taipei's Genghis Khan Mongolian BBQ killed by COVID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A restaurant that had been a fixture in Taipei for seven decades announced on Monday (Aug. 2) that it was going out of business for good after the pandemic inflicted too m...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan-shaped fried rice

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Nicaraguan businessman captured this photo of Taiwanese-style fried rice molded in the shape of Taiwan's main island over the Tomb Sweeping holiday weekend. The p...

Japanese TV host savors Taiwanese pineapple beef noodle soup, free fruit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Japanese TV host on Monday (March 8) released a video of an eatery that is offering free Taiwanese pineapples to customers who try its pineapple beef noodle soup. On ...

Chef to Taiwan's de facto US ambassador has mastery recognized

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A chef for Taiwan's representative to the United States Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴) has received a job offer from Haiti's ambassador to the U.S. Kao Yu-ting (高于婷), a Ta...

'Taiwan Breakfast Map' features early morning fare unique to 19 cities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese illustrator "Passion Fruit" (百香果) has launched a new book that gives readers a visual overview of popular breakfast eateries across the country. Tit...

Photo of the Day: Perfect Taiwanese dish for cold weather

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An American researcher captured this photo of a piping hot bowl of dumplings he ordered at a Taipei night market. Philip Chang, 30, told Taiwan News he had taken the ph...

Photo of the Day: 'Communist Bandit Pastries' spotted in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Last week, a Chinese American netizen shared a photo of an eatery in southwestern Taiwan called "Communist Bandit Pastries" (共匪餅). When asked by Taiwan News w...

Brand new Taipei Performing Arts Center picked to shine in 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A look ahead at the best art and architecture in 2021 by The Guardian includes the brand new Taipei Performing Arts Center (TPAC). Tilted "Brutal Bacon, Wild Gehry...

Representative to US promotes Taiwanese cuisine in Christmas greetings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese envoy to the United States Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴) has been featured in a video introducing her country's cuisine as she extended Christmas greetings to the Amer...

Photo of the Day: Taiwanese office ladies looking for lunch

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An illustration of female office workers from Taiwan strutting past a typical local eatery went viral on social media this week. On Wednesday (Dec. 16), a user of the s...

Taiwan hog farmers denounce KMT for throwing offal in legislature

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A pig farmers' association has condemned KMT legislators for throwing pig offal in the Legislative Yuan on Friday (Nov. 27). Taiwanese Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) ...