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Celebrate spring and the fava bean by enjoying them in a hummus-like dip and as a salad with garbanzo beans.
Sichuan peppercorns, banned in the U.S. from 1968 to 2005, are again available in most Asian grocery stores. They're responsible for the ma la (numb hot) sensation characteristic of Sichuan cuisine.
Hard to believe the unremarkable-looking gobo root is reputed to help cure cancer, clear skin, purify blood, and lower cholestrol.
The best part of going to a boba cafe is getting a crispy popcorn chicken dusted with spices and basil. And a nice glass of tea too, of course.
Potstickers + wontons + cucumber sandwiches = an Asian-inspired tea party.
Transform an ordinary Cobb salad into a work of art with just a little rearranging.
Bananas flambe, flames included.
Bruschetta, from the Roman dialect, "bruscare" means "to roast over coals." Americans have applied bruschetta to describe the topping and not the bread.
Beet. Beet. Borscht!
Luscious Dumplings Inc. - each imperfectly folded dumpling lets me know that it's not mass-produced.
Get your 5 a day the colorful way.
Celery with fruit? Fruit with mayonnaise?
A few blood oranges gives freshly squeezed grapefruit juice a ruby red luminous glow.
The noodles were fresh with just the right amount of chew and pull. The bok choy was tender and crisp. The spare ribs were marinated with fermented bean curd, so flavorful, so tender, so good.
What do you think happened in the steamer to make the two rabbits on the right whisper about the rabbit on the left?
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