• Poll Results: Maybe You're Not So Lazy

    Last week, we asked the good people of Shanghai who has an ayi. Turns out, a lot of you don't like to do your own cleaning. Looks like, however, you're not so lazy afterall... (More...)
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  • Poll Results: 88% Of You Are Lazy

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Reviews   Eduardo Vargas has come in and out of our lives. Every once in a while, we have our cravings for Brasa Chicken's roasted Peruvian birds delivered to our doorstep. His new opening, Porcellino Salumeria Italiana, serves recipes inspired by his Italian grandmother, combining high...

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Shanghai Blogs   The latest installment of charity fundraiser and dining celebration Chefs in the City took place July 17 at Isola. To join Chefs in the City's next event on September 18 at 7PM in Maison Pourcel, purchase your tickets for RMB888 through info@citcshanghai.com ...

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