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Delicious Japanese Tempura Dishes at 720 Fusion Fresh

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Tempura is a Japanese dish usually consisting of seafood or vegetables that have been battered and deep fried. The dish was influenced by fritter-cooking techniques introduced by Portuguese residing in Nagasaki in the 16th century, and the name “tempura” relates to that origin. What differentiates tempura from other fried dishes is the use of light […]… Continue Reading →

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Do you Know the Six Types of Sushi?

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Sushi is popular around the world, but that doesn’t mean everyone understands what this dish technically is. Sushi isn’t the same thing as raw fish, for instance. Rather, raw fish, known as sashimi in Japanese, is the most popular ingredient in sushi. According to Hiroko Shimbo, an authority on Japanese cuisine, sushi falls within one of the following six […]… Continue Reading →

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Autumn Seasonal Eating According to Chinese Medicine

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Chinese cuisine reflects the changing seasons. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, there are specific ingredients and flavors that should be eaten each season to counteract the changing weather. Beneficial Foods in Fall Because the weather begins to cool off in autumn, it’s a good idea to eat less cooling foods, like salads and raw foods […]… Continue Reading →

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Steamboat Springs Restaurant Reviews: 720 Fusion Fresh

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When visiting Steamboat Springs, Colorado there a lot of dining options. Before venturing out for a bite to eat, it’s always good to read a few reviews of local eateries. 720 Fusion Fresh has been a restaurant staple in the Steamboat Springs community for many years. It’s a restaurant where both locals and those who are just visiting […]… Continue Reading →

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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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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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Chow Mein vs. Lo Mein: Do you Know the Difference?

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Preparation and Texture Both chow mein and lo mein dishes start with egg noodles, made from wheat flour mixed with egg. Chow mein noodles can be either flat or rounded. For preparation, cooks start with either fresh or dried noodles, which are then parboiled. The parboiled noodles are then added to the stir-fry mixture and […]… Continue Reading →

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5 of the Most Popular and Delicious Vegetables in Asian Cuisine

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Vegetables are a staple in Asian cuisine.  From baby corn to bamboo shoots, many distinct vegetables are used in both vegetarian and meat dishes. Below are 5 of the more popular and delicious vegetables used in many of our favorite Asian dishes. Baby Corn Baby corn has a great sweet taste and crunchy texture. It lacks the strong corn […]… Continue Reading →

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Lucky Foods to Eat During the Chinese New Year: Steamboat Springs, Colorado

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Chinese tradition is rich in cultural and symbolism. There is no better example than the lucky food consumed during the Chinese New Year. Lucky food is served during the 16-day festival season, especially New Year’s Eve, which is believed to bring good luck for the coming year. The auspicious symbolism of these foods is based […]… 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 →