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    Shrimp Roll Appetizers

    Partially thaw 2 pkg. (5oz each) frozen shrimp egg rolls. Prepare sauces (link below). In metal fondue pot, heat salad oil (2") to 350F; transfer pot to source of heat at table. Adjust heat when necessary to maintain oil temperature. Spear egg rolls with fondue forks and place in hot oil. Cook...
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    Chinese-Style Vegetables

    1 tbsp. water 3 cups finely shredded cabbage 1 cup thin diagonal slices celery 2/3 cup chopped onion 1 medium green pepper, cut into thin diagonal slices 1 tsp. salt 1/8 tsp. pepper 1 tbsp. soy sauce In medium skillet mix water and vegetables. Cover; steam 5 minutes or until vegetables are...
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    Lamb Chops With Vegetables

    4 shoulder lamb chops, 1" thick 1 can (16 oz) Chinese vegetables, drained (reserve liquid) 1 can (8 oz) water chestnuts, drained and thinly sliced (reserve liquid) 3 tbsp. soy sauce 2 beef bouillon cubes 1 clove garlic, minced 1 medium onion, sliced 2 tbsp. cornstarch 1/4 cup water 1 green...
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    Chinese Beef And Pea Pods

    1 lb. sirloin steak, 3/4" thick 1 tbsp. soy sauce 1 slice fresh ginger root, crushed 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 pkg. (7 oz) frozen Chinese snow peas 1/4 cup salad oil 1/4 lb. mushrooms, sliced 3 stalks Chinese cabbage, cut into 1/4" slices 1 medium onion, sliced 1 can (8 oz) water chestnuts...
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    Chinese Pork Chops

    Pork chops 2 1/2 tsp. soy sauce 1/2 cup boiling water 1 chicken bouillon cube 1 green pepper, cut in strips 1 can sliced mushrooms, drained Pinch of ginger 2 tbsp. flour 1 tbsp. butter Brush pork chops with soy sauce and roll in flour. Melt butter in fry pan, add meat and brown over medium...
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    Curried Chicken

    1 frying chicken (cut up and skin removed) 2 large onions 6-8 cloves of garlic 1/2 can (19 oz. can) tomatoes Small piece of ginger (chopped fine) 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1 1/2 tsp. or tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. cayenne pepper (chili) 1 tbsp. jeera (caraway seed) 2 tsp. tumeric 1 tsp. paprika 1-2...
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    Chinese Hors D'Ouvres

    1/2 lb. ground beef 1 pkg. onion soup mix 1 can drained bean sprouts 1/2 can sliced water chestnuts Cook meat and add vegetables. Simmer a few minutes. 3 pkg. of cresent rolls Make 4-6 out of rectangular piece of roll. Pinch together. Bake at 375F for 15 minutes. Freezes beautifully.
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    California Pizza Kitchen's Kung Pao Chicken Spaghetti

    KUNG PAO SAUCE 1/2 cup chicken stock 2 tablespoons cornstarch 3/4 cup soy sauce 1/2 cup dry sherry 3 tablespoons red chili paste with garlic 1/4 cup sugar 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 2 tablespoons toasted sesame oil EGG WHITE-CORNSTARCH MIXTURE 2 egg whites 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1/2...
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    Ming's Restaurant Shredded Chicken Salad

    From Ming's Restaurant, Palo Alto, CA. Prep time: 35 minutes Cook time: 1 hour Serves 4 to 6 Ingredients: One 3 1/2- to 4-pound chicken 2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 tablespoon oil 1 tablespoon white wine or water 1 clove garlic minced 1/4 teaspoon minced ginger 1/4 teaspoon Chinese 5-spice...
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    Chinese Onion Pancakes

    4 cups four 1 1/4 cups hot water 1 cup chopped green onions 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 pound char siu (Chinese barbecued pork) or steamed lup cheong (Chinese sweet sausage), finely diced (optional) 3 tablespoons vegetable oil Oyster sauce In a bowl, combine flour and hot water...
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    Chinese Sweet and Sour Sauces

    Basic Sweet and Sour Sauce 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup vinegar 1/4 cup ketchup 1/4 cup soy sauce Thoroughly mix sugar, vinegar, ketchup and soy sauce. Serve hot or at room temperature as a simple sauce or dip to accompany vegetables or roast meats. Makes 1 cup. Source: Spokane, WA -...
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    I want to become a Naturopath. Do I have what it takes?

    I have a true passion and interest in nutrition, health, consumer safety, and alternative medicine. I believe that conventional medicine is heavily flawed and does not appreciate the potential that a healthy diet and lifestyle can have on one's health. I also think that Americans are literally...
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    Is "alternative" medicine a scam?

    I have asthma and am told to stay away from conventional products such as soap, shampoos, sunscreens, deodorants, toothpastes, and mouthwashes cause of the chemicals. I am told to STOP using dial soap, colgate toothpaste, right guard deodorant and head & shoulders and start using alternative...
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    Does anyone have a good, simple recipe for sesame chicken?

    I have never cooked Asian style before but my husband has requested sesame chicken. I need a simple a recipe that even someone inexperienced with Asian flavors can handle. Thanks!
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    (20L Mixer) Dough Recipe for Chinese Steamed Meat Bun or Fried Meat Bun?

    Hi! I need a dough recipe for a 20L spiral mixer of chinese meat bunsI have searched the net and yahooanswers to no avail. The recipes i get usually have too much or too little of at least 2 ingredients. A recipe that can make 30pcs (60g each) would be best.I'd like to request the recipe to come...
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    where do needles for acupuncture go for fertility treatments?

    I'm interested in trying acupuncture for fertility and I would like to know where they place the needles. I'm not asking for specifics, just general location like in the back of the neck or stomach or legs.
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    Need surgery to correct a fertility issue. How do I determine the cost associated with the surgery?

    Health insurance doesn't cover fertility type procedures.
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    what vitamin that can increase my fertility and my sperm count?

    What vitamins that can increase my fertility and my sperm count?They said sperm cells contains protein, it is true?
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    Shanghai Style Noodles With Spicy Meat Sauce

    4 large garlic cloves, minced 1 Tbs. fresh ginger, minced 2 tsp. dried red pepper flakes 1 large white onion, chopped 1 lb. ground meat of choice..beef, chicken, turkey (I used extra lean beef) 2 cups chicken broth, divided 1/3 cup Hoisin sauce 1/4 cup soy sauce 1/4 cup dry sherry 1/4 cup rice...
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    4 Step Spare Ribs

    1 1/2 pounds side or baby back ribs, cut into individual ribs 1 tablespoon dry Sherry (or Chinese rice wine) 2 tablespoons sugar 3 tablespoons white vinegar 4 tablespoons soy sauce 1. Place the spare ribs into a high sided pot with a lid. 2. Combine all the other ingredients together in a...