This March celebrate National Cocktail Day with a “Luigi”

March 24th brings us National Cocktail Day. And while Detective Chan was a teetotaler; me--not so much.  So with my given name Luigi, I thought we might pause to discover a savory sipper of the same name..."The Luigi!"  I first came across The Luigi recipe in a mystery read, Murder on a Mystery Tour (1987) by Marian Babson. … Continue reading This March celebrate National Cocktail Day with a “Luigi”

A special birthday wish to Charlie Chan Series Actor James Hong!

He's not often associated with Charlie Chan these days, but for many Actor James Hong holds a special place in the detectives career! At 92-years young (February 22d) actor, voice actor, producer and director James Hong is to acting as Tony Bennett is to singing. He's been around-the-block, easily recognized and has earned a plethora … Continue reading A special birthday wish to Charlie Chan Series Actor James Hong!