Menzu Shiri Restaurant
Bourdain ate: chili-cheese momos and beer.
Bourdain ate: yak hide sautéed with garlic, tomato, and peppercorns.
Bourdain had: beer.
Drinking dates: journalist Kunga Tenzin Dorji and Darren Aronofsky.
Somewhere near the Pelela Pass
Bourdain had: yak butter tea, yak jerky with spiced greens, yak cheese, dried chilies, ara infused with Cordyceps, a fungus that kills its caterpillar-larva host.
Lunch dates: Dr. Nawang Norbu and Darren Aronofsky.
Somewhere in Trongsa
Bourdain had: yak butter tea, braised pork, pork-bone soup, pepper soup, and rice.
Lunch date: Darren Aronofsky.