Tag: Shanghai

Shanghai Warms Up To A New Cuisine: Chinese Food, American-Style

Shanghai Warms Up To A New Cuisine: Chinese Food, American-Style

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chinese immigrants adapted their cuisine over time to appeal to American palates. So Americans looking for familiar dishes in China won’t find many. But a new restaurant in Shanghai hopes to change that — offering expats a taste of home and introducing locals to foreign treats like fortune cookies.

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Shanghai’s Dead Pigs: Search For Answers Turns Up Denials

Shanghai’s Dead Pigs: Search For Answers Turns Up Denials

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

The discovery of thousands of dead pigs floating in the waters around Shanghai has turned up disturbing reports: of pig dumping and the sale of meat from diseased animals among pig farmers. In the village where some of the pigs came from, we found serial denials.

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Shanghainese Food: What to Get and Where to Eat

Shanghainese Food: What to Get and Where to Eat

| March 18, 2011 | 4 Comments

For most Americans, Chinese food is about Fried Rice, Chow Mein and the occasional Kung Pao Chicken. But China’s a big country, and just like in the States, each region has its own specialties. The food from Shanghai is no exception. Here are some tried and true favorites you’ll find at a typical Shanghainese restaurant. If they do these dishes well, you’ll be golden.

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Dumplings: A Love Story

Dumplings: A Love Story

| June 22, 2010 | 4 Comments

Megan Gordon discusses the difference between Chinese buns and dumplings, and highlights a few of her go-to spots for both in Shanghai and Hong Kong.

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Eating in China: A Whirlwind Trip

Eating in China: A Whirlwind Trip

| June 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

After returning from a whirlwind trip to China, Megan Gordon details her top food destinations in Shanghai and Hong Kong.

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