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[REVIEW] NAN BEI HO in Bayside

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Our latest Quest landed us at Nan Bei Ho in Bayside, Queens, New York. The owner Angela Mao was as famous as Bruce Lee, when she was a martial arts film star in Hong Kong during the 70's. We hoped to meet the living legend herself, and have a legendary meal. But alas, all we were met by was disappointment.

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How to Make Bak Kwa (Chinese Pork Jerky)

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Cuisines have different versions around the world. This is true even for a simple treat like jerky. Of course, it would be interesting if you will get to know its Chinese counterpart. But more than that, it would be a great thing if you will know how to make one. Specifically, the Chinese people pride their pork jerky, also known as Bak Kwa. It is a fine jerky with a very thin slice (much thinner than most commercial jerkies we can see in the Western markets). This is a favorite delicacy, especially on Chinese New Year. Try this simple recipe! You're going to love it!!

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