Jennifer 8: Who was General Tso? and other mysteries of American Chinese food

Here is a neat little talk from the TED site about the historical origins of many dishes that we in the States think are “Chinese Food,” when in fact many of them are Japanese or even as American as Apple Pie (which isn’t American ether, but that is another story…).


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~ by herodotuswept on December 29, 2008.

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