Beer Tasting Night at Taiwan Scene

It was a Friday night to remember at the MyTaiwanTour office. Beer was involved, lots of it, extremely high-quality beer sent to us by craft brewers around the island.

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Getting a Handle on the Taiwanese “Hamburger” (Guabao)

Guabao is an Taiwanese underappreciated snack. What English-speakers often call “the Taiwanese hamburger” is available in every town and city, but certainly not on every street, nor even in many night markets.

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A Guide to Taiwan Craft Beers:These are our recommendations for summer of ‘18

Taiwan Scene has compiled the following list as an easy guide for Taiwan craft beers. Now, have a recommendation on us:

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In Appreciation of Taiwan’s ‘National Dish’—Braised Pork Rice

Text by Yawen Cheng Photo by Jr Tan Lin Just what goes into making the perfect bowl of braised pork rice? Let us break it down for you. The beginning of February was cold. A group of people had gathered under the Banyan tree near the Cisheng Mazu Temple, waiting for Auntie Ah-Kui’s braised pork rice…

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A Tale of Cocktails: Five of Taipei’s Freshest Bars

Taipei is a particularly easy place to party, with loose alcohol regulations making it possible to enjoy a drink pretty much anywhere in the city.

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Coffee in Taiwan – How an Island of Tea-drinkers came to love the bean!

Coffee in Taipei :
The Capital’s best coffee shops (according to our social media followers)We asked some of our Twitter and Facebook followers to chime in.

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Let’s Eat, the Taiwan ‘Way’

In Mandarin, “flavor” is pronounced “way,” so we’ve decided to call authentic Taiwanese flavors the “Taiwan Way.” Up to now, it has defied definition but efforts are afoot to give it a clear identity and have it resonate around the world.

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Giving “High Tea” a Whole New Meaning

Tea has been the favorite drink of Taiwanese for hundreds of years, but previous generations would be amazed to see the innovative use being made of it by Taipei’s creative bartenders.

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