Xiao long bao, also known as XLB or soup dumplings, typically holds soup and meat wrapped in white dough, but a restaurant in Queens has turned the traditional dumpling into a dessert.
Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao, a Chinese restaurant located in the neighborhood of Flushing in Queens, New York, offers what is called Nutella XLB.
Farmers from D&T Farms in Okayama prefecture, Japan, has invented a new type of banana where you don’t have to peel the skin off to enjoy the amazingly sweet and nutritious fruit.
This banana with edible peel, dubbed as Mongee Banana, is only available in a regional Japanese retail outlet Tenmanya Okayama on limited stocks of small, 10-banana batches weekly, according to Quartz.
An Indonesian banana seller was robbed of all his savings of 1 million rupiah ($75) last week, but thanks to the kindness of social media users, his funds were returned nearly 40 times over.
Known only as Mr. Suratman, the 94-year-old banana merchant, from Jambi on the island of Sumatra, was lured into a vehicle by a driver who pretended to buy his fruit.