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Chinatown and Chop Suey

November 23, 2012

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Seward Park Library

A brief history of Chinatown and its cuisine as a lunch favorite. We'll talk about dim sum and tea houses, the Jewish connection to Chinese food, and Chinatown as a contemporary cheap lunch destination. Live demo of a 19th century recipe for the "original" Chop Suey, featuring chicken livers and gizzardsm as well as a sample tasting.

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  • Audience: Adults