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Coca-Cola chicken
Coca-Cola Poached Chicken Is an Instant Chinese-American Classic
Takeout-style kung pao chicken on a grey plate with rice on the side.
Takeout-Style Kung Pao Chicken (Diced Chicken With Peppers and Peanuts) Recipe
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Chinese Pepper Steak (Stir-Fried Beef with Onions, Peppers, and Black Pepper Sauce) Recipe
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The Best Chinese Sesame Chicken Recipe
Chinese orange chicken on a red plate.
Chinese-American Orange Chicken Recipe
Plate of Stir-Fried Beef with Broccoli in Oyster Sauce with chopsticks resting on the edge
Chinese-American Beef and Broccoli With Oyster Sauce Recipe
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Duck Sauce Recipe
A cheesy skillet of baked pasta with tomato sauce and ground beef
American Chop Suey (Macaroni, Beef, and Cheese Skillet Casserole) Recipe
a bowl of Stir-Fried Lo Mein with Charred Cabbage, Shiitake Mushrooms, and Chives
Stir-Fried Lo Mein With Charred Cabbage, Shiitake, and Chives Recipe
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Polynesian Chicken Recipe
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Stir-Fried Lo Mein Noodles With Pork and Vegetables Recipe
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Chicken Egg Foo Yung and Garlic Bok Choy Recipe
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Husband and Wife Lung Slices (or Brisket and Tripe) Recipe
Chicken Chow Mein from 'The Chinese Takeout Cookbook'
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Chinese Chicken Salad with Sesame Ginger Vinaigrette Recipe
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Popeye Tso's Chicken (General Tso's Chicken Made with Popeye's Chicken Nuggets) Recipe
Stir-Fried Chow Mein With Four Vegetables
Stir-Fried Chow Mein With Four Vegetables Recipe
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Sesame Chicken and Eggplant Recipe
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Chinese-American Mashup: Silken Tofu With Spicy Sausage
Wonton Soup
The Best Wonton Soup | The Food Lab
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The Food Lab Redux: How to Make Orange and Sesame Chicken at Home
A bowl of hot and sour soup.
This is How Hot and Sour Soup Should Taste | The Food Lab
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Kung Pao Popeye (Kung Pao Chicken Made with Popeye's Nuggets) Recipe
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Scallion Pancakes + Cheddar Cheese = Awesome
Serve
Chinese Appetizer Recipe Week: Egg Rolls
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Add a Rainbow of Vegetables to Your Weeknight Stir-Fry
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Spicy Peanut Noodle Salad with Cucumbers, Red Peppers, and Basil (Vegan)
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Mapo Beans (White Beans Cooked in the Style of Mapo Tofu) Recipe
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Hot and Numbing Shredded Lamb Noodle Soup Recipe
Egg fried rice being stirred with a wooden spoon in a wok
Perfect Egg Fried Rice (On Whatever Gear You Have) Recipe
Hands holding thin hand-pulled lamain noodles over floured counter.
Hand-Pulled Lamian Noodles Recipe
A plate of very thin strands of stir-fried potato and red and green pepper; the potato looks softened but not limp, and is a beige color that hints at the sauce it absorbed in the wok.
Suanla Tudousi (Hot-and-Sour Sichuan Stir-Fried Potatoes) Recipe
Overhead view of Steamed Pork Ribs on a plate of rice placed next to a pair of chopsticks.
Dim Sum–Style Steamed Pork Ribs With Fermented Black Beans Recipe
Serving bowl of Frozen Simmered Tofu Soup with Pork, Cabbage, and Rice Noodles with rice alongside
Simmered Frozen Tofu Soup With Pork and Cabbage
Sliced thawed frozen pears with goji berries and almonds
Cryo-Poached Asian Pears With Goji Syrup
A bowl of curried Singapore rice noodles with char siu, shrimp, bell peppers, and vegetables.
Singapore Rice Noodles Recipe
Three Hong Kong egg custard tarts on a plate net to a cup of tea and a tea pot.
Daan Tat (Hong Kong-Style Egg Tart)
Youtiao on a plate next to a platter of youtiao
Youtiao
Plate of toothpick lamb set in front of out of focus glass of beer in background
Toothpick Lamb
shrimp fried rice in a small bowl
Shrimp Fried Rice
A jar of XO sauce with someone holding a spoon of sauce above the jar.
XO Sauce Recipe
Homemade spicy chili crisp being spooned out of a jar
Homemade Spicy Chili Crisp Recipe
Stir fried choy sum and garlic on a ceramic plate on a stone background.
Stir-Fried Choy Sum With Minced Garlic Recipe
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Char Siu Sauce Recipe | Sauced
A white plate with a pile of stir-fried beef and mushrooms.
Basic Marinade for Stir-Fried Meats Recipe
Bowl of Sichuan-style wontons in hot and sour vinegar and chili oil sauce
Sichuan-Style Wontons in Hot and Sour Vinegar and Chili Oil Sauce (Suanla Chaoshou) Recipe
Roasted Chinese spare ribs on a ceramic plate on a black tile background.
Chinese Spareribs Recipe
Sliced lotus root.
Lotus Root Recipe
A pile of dried bean curd sticks.
Tofu Skin Recipe
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Fried Rice With Chinese Sausage, Cabbage, and Torch Hei Recipe
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Twice-Cooked Pork Recipe
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Chinese Bean Curd Rolls Stuffed With Pork, Mushroom, and Ginger Recipe
Gong bao ji ding chicken on a plate with white rice.
Gong Bao Ji Ding (Sichuan Kung Pao Chicken) Recipe
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Soup Dumplings (Xiao Long Bao) Recipe
Fish Head Soup
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Stir-Fried Cucumbers With Trumpet Mushrooms and Torch Hei Recipe
Chinese sticky rice wrapped in lots leaves.
Lo Mai Gai (Chinese Sticky Rice Wrapped in Lotus Leaf) Recipe
10 Better-From-Scratch Chinese-Takeout Favorites