How do chinese restaurants get their chicken so good?

Answer It's called velvetting , you use a little cornstarch with water to make a watery mix. if you pound the chicken flat, it tears down the fibers and by making it thinner it cooks quicker. You don't wa... Read More »

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May I please have a good recipe for fried crab meat as served in chinese buffet restaurants?

Its called chiu (chili) yim (salt) style. You clean crab then cut into half. Flour lightly then deep fried the crab pieces. Saute chopped fresh chili in oil, add fried crab, add cooking rice wine, ... Read More »

Recipe for Har Gow - Chinese Shrimp Dumplings. (Similar to the ones at Dim Sum in chinese restaurants?

HAR GOW filling: shrimp dumplingsIngredients:1 lb fresh shrimp, peeled and deveined (cut in smaller pieces)1 Tablespoon Xiao sing wine, (or dry sherry)1 small can water chestnuts, drained and fine... Read More »

Chinese Restaurants in Richmond, VA?

If you are a fan of Chinese food, you can find it in Richmond, whether you want a sit-down meal or to visit a commercial chain like PF Chang's. The tourism guide to Richmond lists nearly 80 Chinese... Read More »

Chinese Restaurants in Grapevine, TX?

Visiting a Chinese dining destination in the Grapevine area can be as enjoyable as getting to know the city itself. Located in Tarrant County, Texas, Grapevine boasts a rich historical background,... Read More »