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Homemade General Tso and Chicken Fried Rice

My husband and I love Chinese food, but ordering take-out from our favorite local place sometimes leaves us feeling sluggish and wanting more half an hour after later. 862 more words


General Tso's Chicken

So, inquiring minds want to know. Who was General Tso and why did he have a chicken dish named after him? I was having a conversation with my daughter-in-law Theresa about Chinese food (of the American variety) in general and General Tso’s chicken in particular. 137 more words


My Top 5 Chinese Food Entrees

Happy Chinese New Year, Modern Philosophers!

It’s the Year of the Goat, and I thought I’d ring in the new year with a My Top 5… 535 more words



General Tso’s Chicken
1 lb chicken thigh, boned and cubed
3 eggs, beaten
1/2 cup cornstarch, plus…
2 teaspoons cornstarch
5 dried chili pods
1 1/2 tablespoons rice vinegar… 245 more words

Main Dishes

Beef Stir Fry (Cost: 464 calories)


  • 8 oz. Beef tips for stir fry, season with salt and pepper
  • 1 bag frozen stir fry veggies
  • 4 tbs. your favorite stir fry sauce (we like general tso’s)
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Pinterest Trials: General Tso Tofu

I’m on a mission. A mission to make everyone in my life like tofu! I am starting with my boyfriend. Last week (I know, it took me a while to actually get this recipe up- I’m sorry!) I made him… 379 more words

Pinterest Trials

General Tso's Tofu

Also known as General Vee’s Tofu.

Is it unbearable that I keep giving cutesy names to things? Is it so very Rachael Ray? I feel like Anthony Bourdain would shit on me for it. 637 more words