Tag Archives: Danny Bowien

Mission Cantina – ¡Viva “El Bowien!”

Chef Danny Bowien has had the Midas touch when he turned to producing his version of Chinese food, first in San Francisco and then in New York City at his Mission Chinese Food Restaurants. He has now extended that touch to [...]

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Guts and Glory – StarChefs’ ICC 2013 Day One

After five years at the Park Avenue Armory, with that venerable venue unavailable for this one, StarChefs had to shift to a new location. They chose one, that like most of their previous sites, was a tad rough around the [...]

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StreetXo – Explosive Asian Flavors in Madrid

The inspiration for David Muñoz’ StreetXo located in “The Gourmet Experience” on the 9th floor of Corte Ingles Callao, just off Madrid’s Gran Via is Asian street food, in particular dishes from Singapore, China and Thailand. While neither the location [...]

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Mission Chinese Food – Chinese American Firecracker!

The perfectly fried and plump chicken wing I bit into seemed like it carried on itself more Szechuan Peppercorn than I had previously eaten in my entire life. My lips, my throat, indeed it seemed as if my entire body [...]

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