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Beijing, China — Featured in Global Times, Metro Beijing’s Community section, Lin Kan Hsuang, covered the ShowShanti project’s spirit and activity.
Noticing that Shanti Christensen’s title is “food explorer” on her business card, I can’t help but guess what is her favorite cuisine. She [...]Continue Reading →
November 28th, 12pm-3pm: Home-style Italian favorites, Gnocchi and Tiramisu
Authentic Italian cooking from the heart of Aman Resort‘s Executive Chef Paolo Vitaletti‘s mother, Pia Dell’uomo. Get hands-on experience how to make Gnocchi in a rich pork rib sauce and Pecorino cheese. Ever wanted to learn how to [...]Continue Reading →
Jíníng, Inner Mongolia, China (中国，内蒙古，集宁) — In a land where winters are cold and lasting, the people rely on yànmài (燕麦, Oats), originally from the alpine areas of Shaanxi. Yóu miàn (莜面, oat flour) helps the body resist hunger and cold; it also aids in protecting the liver, kidneys, replenishing [...]Continue Reading →
Beijing, China — Things are brewing in Beijing for ShowShanti and Paper, or we can say Shanti and Shauna (Cho). Sparks are flying as we mount one idea over another. Together we have common interest in organic ingredients, Chinese cuisine, healthy recipes, and the desire [...]Continue Reading →
Chengdu, Sichuan, China — While Xiào Ayi dreams up enticing ways to serve her kids the veggies, her two boys Luō Xiāo 罗霄 and Luō Shìjiā 罗世家 nom on the favorite ribs. The orange sauce is made from scratch, allowing mom to control the amount of sugar fueled antics. Use more or [...]Continue Reading →
Jíníng, Inner Mongolia, China 集宁区 — It’s the day of my recipe lessons. I wake up in my sleeping bag, my back sore from the hard surfaced kàng. I have the natural need to use the bathroom but have a little stage fright knowing my options; trough in the backyard [...]Continue Reading →
On August 23, 2010 By Shanti Christensen (湘緹)
Chengdu, Sichuan, China — Xiào Ayi is a mother whose skin glows with rosy cheeks. Her husband and boys are round, suggesting a healthy appetite and sound diet. My first impressions of the Luō (罗) family were in awe of the mother’s care towards feeding her family well [...]Continue Reading →