Buckskin Beerhouse to celebrate Oktoberfest in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Buckskin Beerhouse (柏克金啤酒餐廳) in Taipei will celebrate Germany's upcoming Oktoberfest by offering special drinks and dishes from Sept. 20 to Oct. 6. Oktoberfest,...

Chinese in Chile urinate, harass Taiwan restaurant for backing Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Chinese man was spotted on Friday (Aug. 23) urinating at the gate of a restaurant owned by a Taiwanese businessman in Chile who supports the anti-extradition bill moveme...

Taiwan's TKK fried chicken among 25 best fried chicken brands in New York

Taipei (CNA) The Taiwan-based TKK Fried Chicken (頂呱呱炸雞) chain has been named among the 25 best fried chicken brands in New York, according to gourmet website Eater (New York). TKK made the list as ...

Michelin Guide Taipei 2019 announced

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Michelin Guide Taipei 2019 was officially announced today and in the second edition of the Taipei Guide, 127 restaurants have been selected, including 24 which have been aw...

Taiwan’s Monga Fried Chicken to open first UK store

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Popular Taiwanese restaurant chain Monga Fried Chicken (艋舺雞排) is set to open its first European branch in London on January 27. The new branch is located at 12 Macclesf...

Taiwan’s Din Tai Fung makes inroads into Europe with new London restaurant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Michelin-starred Taiwanese restaurant chain Din Tai Fung (鼎泰豐) made its debut in Europe with the opening of the first store in the UK on Dec. 5. Located in Covent G...

Taiwan professor wins Silver Dolphin at Cannes Corporate Media and TV Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An assistant professor at Yuan Ze University (元智大學) saw his promotional movie for a Taiwanese restaurant chain win a Silver Dolphin at the Cannes Corporate Media and TV Aw...

China’s lie of assistance to Taiwan tourists uncovered

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the aftermath of the hippopotamus attack in Kenya which left one Taiwanese dead and another injured, China's lie about sending help has been uncovered, reports say....

Macy’s Honors Generations of Cultural Tradition During Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 30, 2018--This May, Macy’s (NYSE:M) is proud to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with a host of events honoring the rich traditions and cultural impact of...

'German Michelin Star Chef' exposed as a fake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A German man who claimed to be a Michelin star chef and was hired by a Kaohsiung hotel to prepare a "Michelin banquet," has been exposed by Taiwanese netizens on the ...

Migrant quest for Mexican dream cut short in quake

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The women working at ABC Toys on the second floor of a nondescript office building in Mexico City's working-class Obrera neighborhood drew such little to attention to themselves tha...

Shilin night market snacks will now be available in California's Durant Square

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-- Shilin Taiwan Street Snacks is a new Taiwanese restaurant which is due to open this weekend in South Berkeley on Durant Avenue in the area which is known as Durant Square. Ac...

Bizarre Foods host on new show, travel tips, addiction hope

NEW YORK (AP) — The host of Travel Channel's "Bizarre Foods" says his image is the "fat guy" who runs around the world eating bugs. But Andrew Zimmern says it's been awhile since he's eaten a bug or a...

Taipei publishes free bilingual menu of 100 foods

There are a great many delicious snacks in Taiwan, and foreign visitors often have trouble ordering them at a Taiwanese restaurant, eatery or night market food stand. But don’t worry about it now beca...

Taiwanese restaurant in Washington, D.C. nominated for accolade

Taipei, March 8 (CNA) A Taiwanese restaurant in Washington, D.C. has been listed among the nominees for the James Beard Foundation Awards, one of the most prized culinary arts accolades. Erik B...