Very Asian Week

RED

RED (316 W. Wasington Ave.) will donate $1 from every Tiger Roll sold from online/in-house orders from July 3-8. This roll features spicy tuna, avocado, cucumber and jalapeño and is topped with yellowtail, yuzu-wasabi aioli, ikura and micro cilantro.

‘I’d rather be flying dogs'

Middleton’s David Tan used to fly a military rescue helicopter. Now the retired pilot spends his free time (and his own dime) flying rescue animals to their new homes.

Middleton’s David Tan used to fly a military rescue helicopter. Now the retired pilot spends his free time (and his own dime) flying rescue animals to their new homes.

Madison's Chef of the Year 2022: Itaru Nagano is the chef and mentor

He’s proven himself in kitchens all over the country. Now at his own restaurant, Fairchild’s Itaru Nagano is still "the hardest worker in the kitchen," and he’s training a new generation of chefs.

He’s proven himself in kitchens all over the country. Now at his own restaurant, Fairchild’s Itaru Nagano is still "the hardest worker in the kitchen," and he’s training a new generation of chefs.

The Teacher: Annie Vang

Annie Vang created the HmongPhrases app to help preserve her endangered language and it also earned her the only U.S. spot in Apple’s eCamp for Female Founders and Developers in July 2021.

Annie Vang created the HmongPhrases app to help preserve her endangered language and it also earned her the only U.S. spot in Apple’s eCamp for Female Founders and Developers in July 2021.

Maly Vang weaves her Hmong heritage into modern macramé wall art

While she creates all sorts of wall hangings and some other macramé accessories, over the past couple years, Vang has become well known for her xauv-inspired pieces.

While she creates all sorts of wall hangings and some other macramé accessories, over the past couple years, Vang has become well known for her xauv-inspired pieces.

Xizhou Xie has excelled at the art of the pour

Xizhou Xie started with acrylic pour art as a hobby, but she soon became overloaded with canvases.

Xizhou Xie started with acrylic pour art as a hobby, but she soon became overloaded with canvases.

Standing up against Asian American hate

Our country is, or used to be viewed as, the greatest country in the world. It’s where immigrants from all over the world saw a beacon of light shining on the hill giving them hope for a better life.

For the Record: Standing up against Asian American hate

Our county is, or used to be viewed as, the greatest country in the world. It's where immigrants from all over the world saw a beacon of light shining on the hill giving them hope for a better life. But hate crimes against Asian Americans skyrocketed in the past year, many of them blamed for the spread of the coronavirus.

10 Madison spots specializing in bubble tea

This trendy tea has taken over, and we're giving you all the details on where to find it around town.

This trendy tea has taken over, and we're giving you all the details on where to find it around town.

Samuel Li knows how to find Madison’s good side

Madison looks magical through Samuel Li’s lens.

The cinematographer and photographer knows how to find the city’s best angles, whether from eye level or 300 feet in the air, showcasing some of the city’s prettiest sights.

Francesca Hong's mise en place

Francesca Hong is using her food industry experience to prepare for her new role as the Wisconsin State Assembly’s 76th District representative.

Like a cook who sets up ingredients before service (as the French culinary phrase implies), Francesca Hong is using her food industry experience to prepare for her new role as the Wisconsin State Assembly’s 76th District representative.

Jay Kang's woodworking business centers around rescuing

When Jay Kang of Rescued Woodworks 608 says it all started with a dog, he truly means that everything changed once he, his wife and his son adopted a dog.

When Jay Kang of Rescued Woodworks 608 says it all started with a dog, he truly means that everything changed once he, his wife and his son adopted a dog.