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Monday, 10 August 2015

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kat

you should make this dish yourself (dunno if it is hard to make) to save you from so much disappointment :(

TFD

You should try Spicy King in vista for the saliva chicken. It's not as close as Ba Ren but pretty close.

Kirbie

I haven't been here in years. Too bad about the service, though I would have loved to see his face after you called him a "da fei zhu". heehee

Kirk

Hi Kat - I do:

http://mmm-yoso.typepad.com/mmmyoso/2011/07/sichuan-liang-mian-sichuan-cold-noodles.html

Except that after working a long day and the weather being super hot...the last thing I want to do is cook....and be toiling in a hot kitchen.

Hi TFD - I do have to revisit since the asst chef from Ba Ren is there.

Hi Kirbie - Man was that guy a punk....not jerk, punk.

alnc

What does "da fei zhu" translate to in English? Is it something like, "fat pig"? The jerk deserved it.

Too bad about the food but good writing, as usual.

J.S. @ Sun Diego Eats

Have you ever tried ordering from them and then 'doctoring' it a bit at home? I do this sometimes to food I order from Chinese restaurants. But not sure it would work for these particular dishes...

Kirk

Hi alnc - Add "big" to the front of that and you'd have it!

I have JS. Chinkiang Vinegar, sugar, sesame paste.......it doesn't work real well with these type of dishes. Good idea though!

Jinxi

Hey Kirk, unrelated to Sichuan liang mian but have you given Spicy House another visit lately? They've undergone three changes in ownership since my last visit and apparently it's now approved by a couple of Sichuanese friends of mine. I've been meaning to check it out and was wondering if you've been there lately. So sorry about the terrible service and food at Spicy City :\

Kirk

Wow Jinxi - When I last visited just about a year ago, Spicy House was already on their third set of owners.....I'm wondering what the score is now? Thanks for the heads-up....I may just take my chances and revisit soon!

kat

ah understandable...take care!

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