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Chinatown Roulette: Indonesian Pudding from Tepung Hunkwee cap Puhun Tjemara

When you go to Chinatown, you're morally obligated to buy strange and unfamiliar goods, then decipher (and eat) them back home. It's Chinatown Roulette!

Asia Market is a little more interesting than your standard-issue Chinatown grocer because of how much shelf space is dedicated to Southeast Asian goods. Indonesian, Malaysian and Vietnamese spices and mixes abound, making it a little more esoteric than most places you might stumble into.


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Class Recap

Microwave Candy Has Blown My Mind

I haven't owned a microwave for a long, long time and have come to think of it as useful only for melting butter and reheating coffee. But then we decided to have a microwave candy class, ripped from the headlines of this NYTimes article on the subject, and now I know how completely wrong I was about them. They make the entire process way quicker and way easier. I'm so totally sold. 

If you're venturing into the wild world of microwave...

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