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Exploring 5 Unusual Chinese Fruits

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In this 720 Fusion Fresh blog post, we are going to explore some of the odd-shaped and vibrant-colored fruits that are typically found in Chinese markets. They may not be popular in western civilization, but after reading this post and learning more about each variety, maybe you will be more willing to give one a try! […]… Continue Reading →

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Why do People in Eastern Countries Slurp Their Noodles?

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It’s true, slurping noodles is not only accepted throughout most of Asia, but it’s also polite. This is one of those customs that is hard for some foreigners to grasp because it is almost completely opposite in many Western countries. When you get your noodles, don’t be shy, let loose a big slurp. This lets […]… Continue Reading →

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5 Asian Diet Health Tips: The Best Medicine for Wellness

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The best medicine starts with eating the proper foods for well-being, and the Asian diet is a great example of this. The following list serves up healthier habits, better nutrition, and enhanced immune function – the list has been perfected and practiced for centuries. 1. Limit Cold Drinks with Meals Americans have a bad habit […]… Continue Reading →

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5 Sushi Origin Facts You Probably Never Knew About

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Wonderfully addictive, cultural, and artistic — sushi remains a mystery to the uninitiated. Why would anyone want to pay so much for a few tidbits of raw fish? Unlike the supermarket sushi slopped out by chains in the West, a true sushi experience is unforgettable and difficult to recreate. Masters in Japan know how to […]… Continue Reading →

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Know the Different Types of Soy Sauces: Let’s Explore

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What do wine and soy sauce have in common? The more they age the more flavorful and complex the taste. Soy sauce is a 2,500-year-old condiment, and over the years there has been a lot of variation. Let’s explore! IN GENERAL Soy sauce is a liquid made from soybeans, wheat, water, and salt. Generally speaking, […]… Continue Reading →

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The Origin and History of the Wok: Asia’s Most Versatile Cooking Tool

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Perhaps the most versatile cooking tool in Asian cuisine is the wok. A wok is a round-bottomed cooking vessel, and one of the most common cooking utensils used in China and South East Asia. Woks are used in different Chinese cooking techniques, which include stir-frying, steaming, pan frying, deep frying, and poaching boiling braising, searing, […]… Continue Reading →

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Seaweed: 3 Reasons Why You Should Add This Superfood to Your Diet

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Seaweed, or algae, belongs to a group of plant-like organisms that grow in the sea. Some algae are one-celled organisms such as microalgae, which means that they are more like bacteria that also generate energy through photosynthesis. Most of the seaweed that we consume as food have many cells. Seaweed is part of a healthy […]… Continue Reading →

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Fugu “The Killer Pufferfish”: Everything You Need to Know Before Dinning

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Fugu (foo-goo) is a dish made from the Pufferfish (blowfish). It has achieved an almost mythological status in western cuisine. It has become synonymous with risk-taking, due to that, if incorrectly prepared, a diner risks death from even a single bite due to a potent neurotoxin found in the fish. While the meat itself is […]… Continue Reading →

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Studies Have Shown Eating Fish May Supercharge Your Brain

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Fish rightfully has a reputation as an amazing brain food. It is a fantastic source of protein which is needed to form mood-boosting neurotransmitters like serotonin and dopamine. It’s also a very good source of vitamin B12, an essential vitamin for a healthy brain and nervous system. According to research many brain-related conditions may be […]… Continue Reading →

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How to Use Chopsticks Like a Pro: Everything You Need to Know

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Chopsticks are probably the most versatile Chinese utensil ever. But for some, who maybe didn’t grow up using them, they can be a bit of a challenge. So here’s our step-by-step guide: Chopstick Etiquette Rubbing disposable wooden chopsticks (waribashi) together is considered to be bad manners. In case you do this, you’re actually implying that […]… Continue Reading →