Golden Sweet Potato Fries

Want to enjoy some sweet potato fries Taiwanese style? Check out this recipe by our Editor in Chief Zoe Hsiao. 1. Clean the sweet potatoes very well, use a sponge to clean the skin. 2. Cut up, 5 cm long, 2 ...

Cloud Drift at Hehuanshan 合歡山

From 歐宇宸 Taken at Hehuanshan 合歡山 Hehuanshan is a 3,416 metres high mountain in Central Taiwan. The peak lies on the boundaries of Nantou and Hualien counties and is within the Taroko Gorge National Park. He...

How Is Panko Different from Breadcrumbs?

Panko breaded food is a popular food in Taiwan and here is an article on differentiating between panko and breadcrumbs. Also panko shouldn't be confused with fried chicken which is also a popular item in Taiwan...

Time for Playoffs!

As Major League Baseball concludes its regular season in its final weeks, the playoff picture is becoming more apparent with recent teams clinching their playoff berth. Just recently the Baltimore Orioles clinc...

Yo! Taiwan Raps: The Future of Innovation?

By Erik Tollefson It is difficult to believe with the current global commercial emphasis on high-technology manufacturing and the “app” economy that the future of Taiwan’s economy may be found in a group of ...

Is it worth the 0.4% of growth?

The protests have valid truth that the Ma Administration would have to explain.... is it really worth the 0.4% points of growth? Is the 0.4% worth giving up so much to China and to see a country gradually lose ...