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Hot Sweet Potato stall 台灣烤地瓜 street food in Taiwan

Hot Sweet Potato stall 台灣烤地瓜 street food in Taiwan

As you will know, we recently went back to Taiwan. Therefore many of our newer videos are of our experiences of Taiwan and its restaurants, street foods and markets. Here is a video showing one of Mark’s favourite street foods in Taiwan! We found this sweet potato stall in the street just around the corner...
Taiwan New Year Markets 2016 年貨大街 - in Taichung

Taiwan New Year Markets 2016 年貨大街 – in Taichung

Joanne and Mark went to a traditional Taiwanese New Year Market.Of course now is the time of the year when many people are reading for the Chinese New Year, and so are we by walking around the markets and having delicious snacks! The market in the video is the biggest in Taichung but there are...
Joanne buys a new Kenwood Chef mixer ㄚ禡的新給司

Joanne buys a new Kenwood Chef mixer ㄚ禡的新給司

Most of our blog posts on Taiwan Duck have been Taiwanese recipes, but sometimes we give out advice about shopping for cooking related products, hard to find ingredients, markets and gardening. Today here is something a bit different. Joanne has just got a new Kenwood Chef mixer and she wants to share her excitement with...
Going to the fruit, vegetable and plants auction - Spalding Auction

Going to the fruit, vegetable and plants auction – Spalding Auction

Since we have moved to this area known as “South Holland” which is on the South Lincolnshire / Cambridgeshire border we have been looking for auctions for supplies for the garden and also good vegetables. When we lived in Warrington there were auctions in Knutsford / Chelford to go to; they sold vegetables, plants and...