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The Search for General Tso (2014)

The documentary was about Chinese/American culture, which as it happens to be centered around food. The film makers did a great job with research and interviewing the owners of some of the oldest Chinese restaurants in the country. 30 more words

Movies

America's Love Affair with General Tso: "Searching for General Tso"

Is this a story that needs to be told?  Not quite.  “The Search for General Tso” explores the origins of General Tso’s Chicken, one of America’s favorite Chinese restaurant items.   757 more words

Personal

Jewish Christmas

I don’t usually order General Tso’s Chicken, but I had to get something stereotypically “Chinese” (as in “Chinese American”) for Jewish Christmas! Much better than a Christmas ham.

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Homemade General Tso

During the holiday season Chinese food can be quite popular, but have you ever wondered what goes into those tasty dishes from the store?  The best way to figure it out is to make some yourself! 184 more words

Food

élan review

I have always thought that élan was French for panache or flair, but I stand corrected. Turns out it’s just a dandy way of describing “shortage of oomph”. 498 more words

New York Restaurants