Fukien Red Cooked Chicken
— This Fukien Red-Cooked Chicken recipe gets its inspiration from a traditional Chinese preparation. You'll enjoy the flavors in this dish. "Red cooking" is popular throughout most of northern, eastern, and southeastern China. The name is derived from the dark red-brown color that comes from the braising. Serve with hot cooked rice and sprinkle with additional chopped green onions, if desired.
General Tso's Chicken — This is the famous chicken dish that is named after a famous 19th century Chinese military leader. While General Tso's Chicken was invented in the United States,
it is based on an authentic Hunan dish that translates roughly as "ancestor meeting place chicken."
Lion's Head Meatballs — Traditionally this Shanghai casserole dish featuring oversized pork meatballs and greens is made with pork fat and cooked in a sand clay pot. The large meatballs are meant to represent a lion, and the shredded greens its mane.