Chinese Food Quotations. Wisdom and wit on Chinese food from China and elsewhere.
A hundred miles from the Chinese mainland
lies Taiwan. Most simply described, the cuisine of this mountainous island
on the edge of the Pacific is Chinese, with some significant Japanese
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.
Ginseng has been growing in North America for 70 million years. North Americans have been selling ginseng to the Chinese for 300 years (it was the United States' first major export to China in 1800). Westerners use ginseng mainly as a stimulant or to relieve fatigue, while Chinese use it as … read more