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Sweet and Sour Pineapple Pork

This past Tuesday, Houston saw the heaviest rainstorm flood it’s ever seen in 30+ years. I’ve never in my life seen houses submerged under 4 feet of water and people whipping out their rafts and traveling about their neighborhood Venice-style, except on TV. 550 more words


Sticky Szechuan Pork with Toasted Sesame Seeds

One must be crazy not to love pork.

“Think J for Juicy, S for Succulent, F for Fatty, B for Bite-into-me, C for Crackling, T for tender and the list goes on and on and on ….” 

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Crystal Jade

Something we have learnt about China is that there is NO CHINESE FOOD. What we mean by that is that there are 10 regional cuisines that make up Chinese food: Shanghaiese, Chui Chow, Hakka, Sichuan, Hunan, Fujian, Yunnan, Beijing and Xinxiang. 312 more words


#HashtagYourPlate - Wok And Roll

In addition to Hashtagging Your Day, I’m also going to have a segment related to food because let’s face it, everyone loves food!

So here’s how it will work, every time I try out a new restaurant, I’ll snap some pictures and do a little write up so that if you are in the DC Metro area you can see what you should and shouldn’t try! 251 more words



天天饮食 干炒大虾

1. Coating:
玉米粉 (Corn flour): 脆
[ 土豆粉 (Potato flour) 粘]

2. 明虾处理:
♡ 在头部用剪刀挖’沙包’

♡ 顺着背剪虾壳, 挑虾线


Learning Chinese, Advice for Foreigners & Mandarin Chinese Standardized Test 普通话水平测试 | 3

So, you’re learning Mandarin Chinese? 

It’s been some time since you started, and you’re beginning to feel like it’ll be forever until you can speak Chinese without an accent.  522 more words