How Rome Fell in Love with Chinese Food
Sonia, the one-name-only grande dame of Rome's Chinese restaurant scene, had a lot to do with it.
I Tried to Master the Art of Noodle-Pulling at a Beef Noodle Soup School
The city of Lanzhou in Western China is famous far and wide for its beef noodle soup, so I went to one of the city's noodle schools to learn how to make it like a pro.
White Castle's Sichuan Tofu Slider Might Be the Best Fast Food Burger Ever
It's a perfect balance of 'Rick and Morty' and 'Harold and Kumar.'
Scientists Discover Low-Fat Bacon Can Be Made from CRISPR-Modified Pigs
Playing god is part of your balanced breakfast.
Watch This Horrifying Video of a Crab Eating Herbs While Being Cooked Alive
BRB, becoming a vegetarian.
China’s Niche Market for Bull Penis Is Small But Powerful
I’m in China testing out one of its most ancient aphrodisiacs: bull penis soup. I ventured to one of the few shops that serve it in Hangzhou to see if it lives up to his medicinal hype.
China's 'Spicy King' Contest Submerges Competitors in Vats of Chiles
Who doesn’t want to take a pleasant dip in a searing vat of chiles?
Meet China’s '100 Percent Self-Sustainable Man'
He wears secondhand socks and brings his own organic vegetables to restaurants in a country where environmental consciousness is still a rare thing.
For the First Time in 13 Years, US Beef Is Sent to China
Even “currency manipulators” like a good bone-in ribeye.
This Is What 5,000-Year-Old Beer Tastes Like
Stanford University researchers discovered the ancient recipe in northwest China—and now a Beijing brewpub is serving their own version.
Reports Emerge that Dog Meat Will Finally Be Banned at Chinese Food Festival
The Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat Festival has only been around since 2010, but has created a great deal of controversy in recent years.
This Restaurant Celebrates a Brutal Era in Chinese History
Sichuan is full of restaurants themed around the Cultural Revolution, when millions of Chinese were exiled, tortured, and killed by the Communist regime.
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