You can buy dried bamboo shoots in any Asian store… but now you have to cook them.
Don’t be fooled, it’s actually bread with bananas.
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…