Articles written by: Agnes Chung

Agnes Chung

Agnes writes for print and online publications, and also develops news stories for online broadcast. She is currently the Story Editor for NikaoMedia. Her career in journalism spans over a decade and three continents covering stories and interviews on food, travel and human interest topics. In her travels, she has munched her way through Australia and many countries in Asia, Europe and North America. Through her passion for storytelling, she aspires to craft content that informs, engages, and enriches the lives of readers and viewers.

The Most Sought After Provence Treasures
Chefs of Distinction / Chronological / Destinations / Europe / Food / Wines & Spirits

The Most Sought After Provence Treasures

The crab stuffed tomatoes and eggplant-lamb cake braised in candied tomatoes were activating every taste bud imaginable; they were savory, zesty and rich. Then came dessert: shredded fennel with saffron sorbet. A soothing liuorice-anise taste — potent, yet purifying. The adeptness to pair flavors using traditional techniques with a sophisticated […]

In Pursuit of Grasshoppers, Spices and Malbec
Asia / Central & South America / Chronological / Destinations / Food / Mexico / Wines & Spirits

In Pursuit of Grasshoppers, Spices and Malbec

“Try tasty deep-fried grasshoppers,” calls out Niza Lopez of Oaxaca Tourism to onlookers as they walk by the Mexico Tourism Pavilion at the 8th World Culinary Travel Expo at EAT! Vancouver Festival. Tasty it is, crunchy and toasty, wings, legs, head and all – splashed with some chili-lime seasoning. The […]

Simply Irresistible Thai Food
Canada / Chronological / Destinations / Food

Simply Irresistible Thai Food

A beautifully attired lady in traditional Thai silk greets the crowd as the sun radiates down the impressive Vancouver B.C. Place Stadium. Behind the kitchen counter, a row of smiles welcome visitors as the wafting aroma of exotic spices attracts the curiosity of passersby, and intricately sculptured fruits and vegetables […]