Dezhou Braided Chicken

Dezhou Braided Chicken

Dezhou Braided Chicken (Cont’ from Dezhou page) Legend has it that the dish was created by accident during the Emperor Kangxi’s reign in the 18th century by a restaurant owner named Jia Jiancai. One day, Jia had to run an errand, and asked his apprentice to look after...
Ten Bowls (十大碗)

Ten Bowls (十大碗)

Ten Bowls (十大碗) Ten Big Bowls actually is a 10 course dinner with a few hundred years history. Each course is said to require years of training. Very few chiefs can master the whole ten courses. We are sure the Ten Bowls are losing their touch with the younger...
Pocket Chicken

Pocket Chicken

Pocket Chicken Pocket chicken is a herbal chicken stew. Because of the stewing time, a bag (pocket) is needed to hold the entire chicken. As expected, the sauce is a secret. In ancient times, Emperor Qianlong from the Qing Dynasty liked it a lot. The Xiajin (county)...