25 Dec '13, 3am

Find out what are some dishes sold all over American-Chinese restaurants, but are virtually non-existent in China.

There is a common misconception that "Chinese food" originates from China. However, you'd be surprised that the Chinese food served in American-Chinese restaurants are not all that authentic. Don't miss these... Taste Chinese food done US-style at Chopsuey Horribly translated Chinese food names Where Chinese food stands in the trend-obsessed present Did you know that fortune cookies are basically not known in China? In fact, it was invented in California and is a Japanese recipe, revealed YouTube channel Off the Great Wall. Instead of fortune cookies, Chinese people eat oranges as dessert for good luck. Duck sauce is also commonly associated with its use as a condiment in Chinese food, but is actually made from dried Turkish apricots - a fruit not typically seen in Chinese cuisine. Chinese people dip their duck in sweet bean sauce. Furthermore, the sweet white buns used fo...

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