Posts tagged romantic story
Love is in the Clay Pot

The Lunar New Year and Valentine's Day are a few days apart this year. My love is Chinese, born in Taiwan. He's a food critic and writer, so cooking for him isn't an easy task. When I want to show my love most, it's with a chef's knife, a saucepan and pot.

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A Pancake Named Desire

When I contemplate the potato pancake, memories of my grandmother’s kitchen come to mind. I recall spoonfuls of sour cream and applesauce, and those golden pancakes made of shredded potatoes. But the latke, the beloved potato pancake, has other relatives. The Chinese make pancakes called yu bing, and also mu shu.

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