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Nan Xiao Guo

What: Nan Xiao Guo is the casual version of a very famous Shanghai-style restaurant in China – Xiao Nan Guo.

Why: Nan Xiao Guo is an informal, very cosy restaurant that offers home-style dishes accompanied with abundant cups of green tea. It is an increasingly popular concept in Shanghai, where dining out is seen by many […]


What: Japanese writer Yu Nakamura has created You Box, filled with recipe ideas and all the necessary ingredients to create them.

Why: It sounds like a typical food box scheme, but the difference is that Yu has scoured Japan for rare ingredients and knowledgeable grandmothers in order to share and teach the art of traditional Japanese […]

La Madre de Miren

What: La Madre de Miren is an independent Madrid-based honey and preserves company

Why: The owner, with her mother’s trusted recipes for jams and spreads, offers consumers a ‘little taste of home’, as well as the opportunity to customise flavours and the printed label. This nostalgic and personalised product experience is a breath of fresh air […]