Mapo Tofu, the legendary dish from China’s Sichuan Province, brings the heat and the numb in a meal that’s filled with intense flavors. It’s also one of the easiest dishes to make if you use the right techniques and ingredients. Once you follow our Mapo Tofu recipe a time or two, you’ll be a ‘Ma-Pro” in your kitchen.
Stir frying doesn’t have to be a mystery. We show you how to make a great version of Hunan chicken with green beans. With just a few moves of the knife, a little organization and a decent wok, you too can make great Chinese style stir fry at home.
Yangzhou Fried Rice. It checks all the boxes when it comes to using what you have in the pantry. Our ‘everything but the kitchen sink’ fried rice recipe may look overwhelming. But, with just a few key ingredients, it’s remarkably simple, easy and tasty to make at home. The resulting ’10 ingredient Fried Rice’ is a wonderful one-course family meal.
Taipei is an exciting Asian mega-city as notable for its Taipei 101 building (once the tallest in the world) as it is for food like soup dumplings (Xiǎo Lóng Bāo) and drinks like bubble tea. Read on for a local expert’s picks for the best places to eat in Taipei, Taiwan.
We never thought we were cruise people until we ate our way around Asia on the MS Volendam. If you’re wondering what it’s like to cruise with Holland America, read on to find out why taking a Holland America cruise is an awesome vacation option for food-loving Generation X’ers like us.