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Granddad Says He Won $344 Million Lotto Jackpot Thanks to Fortune Cookie

“I hope it don't change me a lot. I'm still going to wear my jeans. Maybe newer ones.”
Jelisa Castrodale
6.6.19
food-wtf

These Hot Pot Flavored Toothpastes Have Already Sold Out in China

Who doesn't want their freshly cleaned mouth to taste like Sichuan peppercorns and boiled meat?
Jelisa Castrodale
5.10.19
Food

Crackdown on Century Eggs in Italy Sparks Outcry in China

“Foreigners are clueless when it comes to food,” said one Chinese social media user.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.17.19
Opinion

We Don't Need a White Wellness Savior to 'Fix' Chinese Food

There are real problems with Lucky Lee's framing of an entire cuisine as “unhealthy.”
MacKenzie Fegan
4.10.19
Chinese food

Haggis and Chow Mein Collide at Seattle's Gung Haggis Fat Choy

The annual dinner celebrates Chinese New Year and Burns Night, both of which tend to fall around the same time.
C. E. Bick
3.11.19
Recipe

Biang Biang Noodles Recipe

It's okay to play with your food sometimes—these spicy noodles are stretched by hand.
Jason Wang
1.30.19
CHEFS

Andrew Zimmern Apologizes for Calling Midwest Chinese Restaurants 'Horseshit'

His remarks about the quality of Chinese food in the Midwest didn't go over well with Asian-Americans.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.30.18
takeout

Irish Prison Inmates Snuck In Chinese Takeout Delivery by Drone

The Wheatfield staff has taken a number of steps to prevent Kung Pao chicken (and cocaine or whatever) from being dropped into the rec yard.
Jelisa Castrodale
10.2.18
Op-Ed

‘Cultural Appropriation’ Is Complicated When You’re a Mixed-Race Chef

Passing as white makes my life easier at times, but to some people, it also delegitimizes my qualifications to cook Chinese food.
Matthew Murtagh-Wu
6.21.18
dumplings

Vancouver's 'Dumpling King' Delivers His Creations from Instagram to Your Door

Matt Murtagh-Wu was supposed to be a banker. Instead, he's making whisky and pork belly dumplings.
Frances Watthanaya
5.17.18
Recipe

Stir-Fried Sticky Rice Cakes (Nian Gao)

Chewy rice cakes add texture to this simple Chinese stir-fry.
Zhang Guoqing
4.13.18
McDonald's

China Thinks McDonald's Highly Coveted Szechuan Sauce Is 'Just OK'

The reviews are in for this cursed McDonald's condiment now that it's landed in China. Sorry, 'Rick and Morty' fans—they're not great.
Mayukh Sen
3.30.18
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