How to make Chinese chicken salad – a dish we have America to thank for

I’m not sure exactly how Chinese chicken salad came to be, although there are several stories about who created it in the United States. It isn’t anything you would find in China, where raw vegetables are, tradition­ally, rarely consumed.The worse versions of this Chinese-American salad throw the vaguest “Asian” ingredients into the dish, such as canned mandarin oranges, pickled ginger and/or canned water chestnuts.At its most basic, the salad contains shredded iceberg lettuce, chopped or…

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