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Writer Halts Book on Poker After Winning $86,000 Playing Poker

Don't mind me, just frantically Googling "how to win big at Texas hold 'em and never work again."
Drew Schwartz
5.3.18
street art

A Fearless Street Artist Carves on Walls with Explosives, Drills, and Acid

Vhils, a.k.a. Alexandre Farto, debuts new work in Macau.
Kevin Holmes
6.2.17
macau

Macau's Cuisine Is an Oral Tradition

Macau is a place where many different cultures came together and shared their languages, food, and traditions. A lot of people think that Macau is just Portuguese plus Chinese, but it’s not.
Abraham Conlon
4.24.17
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This Beef and Pork Minchi Is the King of Macanese Cuisine

You don’t need to have a Macanese grandma to cook like one.
Munchies Staff
4.5.17
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Making Insanely Good Potstickers Is Easier Than You Thought

Dumplings are great. Crêpes are great. The combination of the two? We will let you be the judge.
Munchies Staff
2.21.17
LGBTQ

Despite Progressive Neighbors, Hong Kong Remains Backward on LGBTQ Rights

The city lacks anti-discrimination laws for gay citizens and has funded "post gay" therapy, a practice closely linked to conversion therapy.
Justin Heifetz​​
1.26.17
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Taste the Rare Beauty of Macanese Cuisine with This Beef and Pork Minchi

The origins of minchi are murky. The only thing that's certain about this minced-meat dish from Macau is that it's damn delicious.
Munchies Staff
7.24.16
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Eating Portuguese Food in China’s Las Vegas

Macanese custard tarts had gone from linking me to a culture I didn’t remember, to a loss I didn’t want to remember, to a person I was finally ready to conjure up.
Juno DeMelo
5.28.16
FIGHTLAND

Protecting the Big Boss: The Muay Thai Bodyguard

A retired Muay Thai fighter gives a glimpse into his life as a bodyguard for a mafia-connected hotel-and-casino mogul in Macau.
Lindsey Newhall
5.10.16
Norway

​10 Essential Tips from a ‘Monopoly’ World Champion

We asked the current Monopoly world champion to share his secrets with us.
David Widen
8.6.15
china

Inside Hong Kong's Weirdo Mecca of Horse Racing, Happy Valley

Amidst the beer, drugs, and bizarre entertainment options, Hong Kong's Happy Valley Racecourse has emerged as one of the most profitable tracks around.
Patrick Sauer
2.11.15
Recipe

Beef and Pork Minchi 

This recipe is inspired by the first time that Adrienne and I had REAL minchi—at Riquexo in Macau, made by Aida de Jesus herself. 
Abraham Conlon
11.9.14
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