Boston North End

Boston, Massachusetts: America’s Hub

Boston, Massachusetts: America’s Hub Do a Boston Vacation Like a Boss! It’s a three-day weekend, and you want to pack in plenty of adventure without breaking the bank. How about Boston, baby? This is the third time for the Diostar Dumplings team, and we still can’t get over how awesome the city is! Despite the

kimchee soba noodles recipe

Kimchee Soba Noodles Recipe

Incidentally, New friends, new tastes, and new recipes are just around the corner! On January 21st, Diostardumplings teamed up with Jennifer Wynman at Jenn’s Kitchen to shoot our first recipe video. Jenn’s Kitchen revolves around homestyle cooking, mixing Korean food and Italian flavors. Sipping on smooth, family sweet soju, we got to work as Jenn’s lovely

Bagels

Bagelsaurus Bagels

How about brunch? How about coffee and bagels? We are talking no ordinary bagels here: These gourmet creations are practically oozing with flavor and a second stop in the Diostar Dumplings Boston series. 🙂  They are prepared in a delightful little establishment known as Bagelsaurus. The charming micro-bakery is located right in the middle of

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House of Steep: Soak in the Calm

Update: House of Steep: Tea and Foot Massage and Reflexology is closed for business on June 23rd, 2018. Do you love tea? How about enjoying a cup (or three), while getting a foot massage or soaking your feet in soothing, aromatic oils? The out-of-this-world experience can be yours at The House of Steep. If you

Japanese Women

The Japanese Tea Ceremony: Zen in a Bowl

Drink tea, savor life… This philosophy seems to infuse life for the Japanese, and we certainly felt it permeating the hall at the Shofuso House and Garden. Nestled in Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park, the pavilion is an alluring doorway into Edo-period Japan, where everyday court life was captured in intricate brush strokes and ceramic carvings. Step