We know it wasn’t General Tso’s chicken, but what was on the table in a Chinese household?
Today started with orders to get rid of the three giant yellow squash in the fridge.
Here’s a few minute-long clip from my talk at NYU-Shanghai last February
This is a quick and easy dish, the hardest part being washing up
A special report just for Xavier
Now that’s a bold claim, considering how many uncles there are out there making uncle jokes
Well, the zucchini are from upstate New York, but let’s not get ahead of ourselves
A few days of this, and you will never get sick again.
When I was in high school, Dad bought a liquor store, and I became a liquor store employee. Contrary to popular expectations, being a teenager in a liquor store is not a high road to debauchery. I had to be there first thing in the morning to help with beer deliveries, which also meant cleaning…
Shanghai is a very good place to learn about milk. The city was one of the early centers of modern dairy in China, and is home to Guangming, a dairy concern that has since grown into one of the world’s largest food conglomerates. So it’s not surprising that Shanghai has a dairy museum, even less…
They say you shouldn’t meet your heroes…
Here it is, the actual one. “I refuse to conform to society’s rules, and I express that choice by wearing the blandest consumer items for sale at this mall.” “That’ll show ’em!” From the Westgate Mall in Oxford.