How to Pair Sake with Food

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Key Point Learn the different types of sake how to pair them with your favorite food at BFF   Sake can be quite an intimidating drink for those who aren’t familiar with it. Like wine, there are a large number of factors that determine the flavor of your sake.  Sake is best known as a […]


The days are getting cooler so you know what that means. It’s time for a warm cozy bowl of pho-pho-fun!   Vietnam’s Signature Dish Vietnam’s most famous dish, pho (pronounced “fuh”), is gaining popularity amongst Americans. You can find it in many Asian restaurants around the country. There are even eateries that exclusively offer this […]

The Top 4 Drinks for the Holiday Season

Cranberry Mimosa

Top Drinks for the Holidays Peppermintinis Cranberry Mimosas Jack Frosties Fireball Hot Toddy  From the flaming pudding of England to the Scandinavian Glögg, there are many alcohol-infused recipes that many enjoy all over the world during the holidays. Here are a few festive drinks you could ask our bartenders to mix up for you (or […]

Celebrating Asian Desserts for National Dessert Day

two asian females enjoying ice icream

Take a look at the most popular Asian desserts and try one for National Dessert Day!     National Dessert Day is right around the corner. Have you considered trying an Asian dessert?   History Of National Dessert Day Every 14th of October, people in the U.S. satisfy their sweet tooth for National Dessert Day. […]

What is Miso Soup, Exactly?

bowl of miso soup

What is Miso Soup, Exactly? Key Points What is Miso? What is Miso Soup? What Does Miso Taste Like? Health Benefits of Eating Miso Soup     If you’ve ever dined at an Asian restaurant or ordered takeout, chances are you’ve spotted miso soup as an appetizer. But what is miso soup? What does it […]

More Interesting Facts About Sushi

sushi on wooden plate

More Interesting Facts About Sushi By Leslie Radford   It’s always interesting to learn about something new. Especially quirky things that people don’t normally think about. So, BFF Asian Grill brings you more interesting facts about our favorite thing to eat: Sushi!   In A.D. 8th-century Japan, sushi was so highly prized that people were […]

Different Types of Beer

various beers

By Leslie Radford   Pale Lager and Pilsner Dark Lager German Bock Brown Ale Pale Ale  India Pale Ale Porter Stout Belgian-Style Ale Wheat Beer Wild & Sour Ale Specialty Beer With over 80 beers to choose from at BFF Asian Grill, we know it’s hard to decide what to drink. Here’s a quick guide […]

5 Interesting Facts about Sushi

sushi with chop sticks

The techniques, the history, and the trivia behind the marriage of rice and fish are fascinating to some. This artistic, healthy dish called sushi brings in about $2 billion in annual revenue for restaurants in the United States. Here are some more interesting facts: Only the Fish gets Dipped in Soy Sauce – Sushi rice […]

Sushi for Newbies

california roll

By Leslie Radford   Some may be afraid to try sushi because of the whole “raw fish” thing. But if you really want to try it and can’t decide what to try first, try rolls. Rolls are more approachable, and often available with cooked ingredients. Sushi rolls start off with the basic fish wrapped in […]

Taking a Look at Vietnamese Sandwiches

Instead of running to the nearest sub shop the next time you get a hankering for a sandwich, head over to BFF Asian Grill and grab a banh mi instead. Banh mi (pronounced bahn me) is a Vietnamese sandwich on a soft baguette split lengthwise and filled with various savory ingredients native to Vietnam.