Sampling eccentric Asian fusion, street food creations at Double Chin in Boston’s Chinatown

Armani Thao documents food trends on his Instagram @ForkingwithArmani. Thao loves exploring Boston’s Chinatown and brings Shayna to Double Chin restaurant.



♪ >> ITS I NEW. EVERYBODY LOVES STREET FOOD. THE RESURGENCE IS BECAUSE OF SOCIAL MIAED. >> HE DOCUMENTS FOOD TRENDS ON HIS INSTAGRAM COACUNT. >> IT IS EYAS TO LEARN ABOUT CULTURE THROUGH FOOD. >> HE ENJOYS EXPLORING CHINATOWN . ONE BAKERY IS A FAVORE ITPLACE FOR SWEET TREATS. RIGHT NEXT-DOOR IS A RESURTAANT. >> THEY SPECIALIZE IN ASIAN FUSI SONTREET FO.OD THEY HAVE A MODERN APPROACH. >> WE CARRY ABOUT BEING FUN AND CREATIVE. ♪ >> NO ARGUMENT HE.ER THE OWNER HAS PREPARED QUITE THE SPREAD. >> WE HAVE STIRFRDIE RENAM. MAC & CHEESE. CHILLY POPCORN CHICKEN. SAUTEED RICE ROLES. >> DID SHE SAY SPAM? >> TS HIIS A FAN FAVORITE. TELL ME ABOUT THIS. >> THAT ONE IAS SAURASHTRA — SIROTA. IT CAN BE IENSENT, SO WE PUT IT IN THERE TO BREAK IT UP. IT IS AN ASIAN ROOT VEGETABLE. >> ANOERTH BESTSELLER, SAUTEED RI CE ROLLS. ANAD DRINK THAIST LIT. >> THERE IS AN LED ICE CUBE. THERE IS A LITTLE BIT OF BOOZE. [LAUGHTER] >> YOU DID NOT TELL ME THAT. WHEN YOU OPENED SHOP, WAS IT CREATING YOUR FAVORITE DISHES? >> WE DID NOT WANTED TO BE SIMILAR TO ANY OTHER RESTAURANT. WE WANTED TO HAVAE MENU THAT OFFERED FOOD WE LOVED THAT WERE FUN AND OUT THERE. I WOULD PREFER HAVING STREET FOOD OVER A FORMAL MICHELIN STAR RESTAURANT MEAL ANY DAY. I’D LIKE GETTING MESSY. I LOVE THAT THERE IS SO MUCH VARIETY TO IT. ♪ >> BAKERY — THE BAKERY NEXT-DROO HAS BEEN FEATURED ON CHRONICLE BEFORE. >> THEY ALSOAK ME MEAT AND VEGGIE PASTRIES, WHICH ARE BOTH CONSIDERED STREET FOOD. THAT’S CHRONICLE FOR TONIGHT. THANK YOU FOR JOINING US. >> HAV

Sampling eccentric Asian fusion, street food creations at Double Chin in Boston’s Chinatown

Armani Thao documents food trends on his Instagram @ForkingwithArmani. Thao loves exploring Boston’s Chinatown and brings Shayna to Double Chin restaurant.

The Hong Kong-inspired street food at Chinatown’s Double Chin restaurant comes sprinkled with a sense of humor.

The Hong Kong-inspired street food at Chinatown’s Double Chin restaurant comes sprinkled with a sense of humor.