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Al’s Diner in Shanghai / Comfort Food + Ice Cream Parlour

HeySesame.com - Al's Diner Gracie's Ice Cream Shanghai Happy July 4th, everyone! What a perfect day to post about yesterday's brunch experience at Al's Diner, an American diner in the French Concession district of Shanghai. Living in Shanghai, brunch spots are aplenty, with new ones seemingly popping up all the time. Novel, yes. Nice decor, yes. But the actual food? Sometimes you have to use your imagination. But my craving for some solid comfort food this Sunday (...)

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The Buzz About Honeymee

Honeymee Ice Cream in LA @ HeySesame.com "Honey-mee, Honey-you."  Lately, it's all I've been hearing from my foodie friends, so I had some high-flying expectations when I decided to scope out Honeymee this week.  And I have to say, it lives up to the hype!  I went to their new store on Sawtelle and felt instantly welcomed by the simple cuteness of the decor.  Not sure why I had been imagining a ginormous life-size bumble bee (...)

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Black Sesame Ice Cream

Black Sesame Ice Cream @ HeySesame.comBlack Sesame Ice Cream @ HeySesame.com Today, I did the unthinkable.  I had 2 sesame ice creams in one day.  First, McDonald's black sesame swirl softserve in the subway station as a snack.  Then at night, this "black sesame volcano" that was calling to me throughout dinner.  Not sure what the world is coming to, but I am one happy (...)

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