Tag: China

Chinese Food Tour in Yunnan – AMAZING STREET FOOD and Ethnic Feast! | Yunnan, China Day 1

– There’s some very, very interesting dishes that we got, and the anticipation buildup watching them cook all of the dishes in the kitchen, it was breathtaking. You can see the chilies mixed throughout. They added some Sichuan pepper I think. (atmospheric slow pulsating beat music) It’s absolutely spectacular. When you come to Yunnan, when…

By Ewald Bahringer November 17, 2019 0

Treating Acne with Barberries

“Treating Acne with Barberries” You hear a lot about Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine, but less about the herbs used in Japan. There’s a root called Rhizoma coptidis, that appears to have similar anti-acne activities to a drug like Accutane, a drug infamous for it’s side-effects, before it was pulled from the market. But there are…

By Ewald Bahringer October 8, 2019 43

Is Matcha Good for You?

“Is Matcha Good for You?” Who cares how much nutrition is extracted from tea leaves, though, if you eat the leaves themselves? We know that drinking tea is good for you; what about eating it? Matcha, powdered green tea; invented in China about a thousand years ago, transplanted to Japan. Whole leaves of tea milled…

By Ewald Bahringer October 3, 2019 7