Famous Nanking sesame chicken – Fang Restaurant

Famous Nanking sesame chicken - Fang Restaurant
Crispy chicken, sweet potatoes, in honey Nanking sauce. Served with steamed rice. $8.95
Fang Restaurant, San Francisco CA

I love their Nanking sauce at Fang. I’m sure there’s a lot of sugar and salt in there, but it sure does taste good, and I also love that there are sweet potatoes in there!


Middle Eastern “dabba” – Pineapple & Pearls

Arabic basmati rice - Pineapple & Pearls
Arabic basmati rice with goji berries and nuts. Bar seating $180
Pineapple & Pearls, Washington DC

These side dishes came with the Potter’s clay baked lamb, and they were delicious! This was so much food already even after all the previous dishes. I especially loved the basmati rice since it was so flavorful.

Lamb kibbe and stuffed grape leaf - Pineapple & Pearls
Lamb kibbe and stuffed grape leaf.

White bean stew - Pineapple & Pearls
White bean stew cooked and flavored in a Native American style.