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Authentic Taiwan beef noodle soup recipe
 

 
Anchovies with Peanuts  

Fish Fry with Peanuts 丁香花生 (dīngxiāng huāshēng) A classic Taiwan savoury appetiser.

Dongpo Pork  

Dongpo Pork 東坡肉 (dōng pō ròu) Hangzhou's trademark dish. To eat dongpo pork is to begin to understand the role of fat in making meat taste good.

Chinese scallion pancakes  

Spring Onion Flatbread 蔥油餅 cōng yóubǐng (scallion/spring onion pancakes). This delicious, easy-to-make snack is sold on street corners all over the Middle Kingdom.

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"The art of Chinese cooking," says Master James Wei, Taipei gourmet and prince of hospitality, "is to make the meat taste like vegetables and the vegetables test like meat, without either the meat or vegetables losing their original texture."
–The book Foreign Devil, by Richard Hughes

Chinese Food Articles
smelly tofu, beancurd  

Deliciously Malodorous
Chinese stinky tofu: love it or hate it, there's no ignoring it.

Chinese pigs, pork  

China, A Nation of Pork Eaters
Pigs were among the first animals domesticated for food in ancient times, and all through their history Chinese have been dedicated eaters of swine flesh.

 

Great Leftovers
The Humble Origin of Fried Rice.

 
 

 
Chinese Food Facts

The True Origin of Kiwifruit

From Famine to Feast: Overweight Chinese

Food-related Chinese Inventions

Rice, the World's Plainest Food?

Soybeans: Why We Don't Eat Them Like Other Beans

The Origin of Chopsticks

Chinese Always Eat Long Grain Rice: True or False?

 

 

 

 
Featured Chinese Food Recipe
How to make Asian steamed rice  

Hot and Sour Soup 酸辣湯

 
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Chinese Food, the World's Most Popular

By virtue of being the choice of 1.3 billion people, Chinese cuisine is certainly the world's most popular cuisine. But the popularity of Chinese food extends way beyond China's frontiers. Twenty-three million Taiwanese also sustain themselves on Chinese food. The 35 million ethnic Chinese settled in far flung locales … more

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