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[REVIEW] NAN BEI HO in Bayside


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)


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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