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“Empire Garden”, Bayside, NY

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Empire Garden is located at 61-17 Springfield Blvd., Bayside, NY 11364. From the exterior it looks like a typical Chinese take-out restaurant. On the inside it's just enough restaurant with ten tables for dine in, and authentic Chinese cuisine, if you know how to read the writing on the wall. Did we? Read on to find out if we did.

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Chinese Cuisine Story

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Chinese cuisine is part of the most ancient culture, the Great Civilization, which is as old as all of humanity! Different geographical areas of China - the provinces - for various historical and climatic reasons have very different cuisines. Click to learn about a few!

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Chinese Food – All You Ever Wanted to Know, and More!

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Chinese food now holds a popular place among the entire population of the world. You can find a Chinese restaurant in every major city and in many smaller areas of the world as well. Why is Chinese food so popular? Is Chinese food healthy? What is the history of Chinese food? For the answer to these, and many more questions, read more...

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Chinese Cuisine – What’s Worth a Try

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Rice is probably the first thing people think about when they hear of Chinese food. It is truly the basis of a huge number of dishes here. The thing is that there are many more, which are definitely worth a try. Besides, China is popular with its unusual dishes, which are able to frighten some people.

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“Yum Yum Dumplings”, Centereach, Not so Yummy

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What better way to celebrate the Dumpling King's birthday than a trip to an authentic Dumpling House. We went to the recently opened Yum Yum Dumplings in Centereach, NY. Did it meet the Dumping King's very discerning palate? Well... you'll just have to read the article to find out!

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“Shanghai You Garden Dumpling House”, Flushing, NY

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The long line of hungry people waiting to eat at "Shanghai You Garden Dumpling House" should give you an indication of not only how popular this Chinese restaurant is, but possibly how good it is too. If you want to see what all the buzz is about, I suggest you go to 135-33 40th Street, Flushing, NY 11354 - Now if only we knew what that dessert soup was!

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Hot and Sour Soup! Some Health Benefits You Should Know About

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You will find Hot and Sour Soup on the menu of most Chinese restaurants. What you may not know is all of the dietary and health benefits that this miraculous soup offers. From being low in calories to providing relief to common colds and in bone development and metabolism. There is one thing though that you must be aware of when drinking Hot and Sour Soup. Read on to find out what that is!

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Dumplings – Global Comfort Food

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The Dumpling King fully endorses this article on Dumplings. We present you a history of Dumplings, and why Dumplings are truly a Global Comfort Food. Thanks to our guest author, Dale Phillips, we hope you'll enjoy this article as much as we did. Perhaps one day, McDonald's will add Dumplings to their menu. Oh gosh, we hope NOT! :) But, should they? Please post your comments below!

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