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Confucius Was A Foodie

Noodles: Long for Life, Food of Legends

Birthday parties and baby naming ceremonies all wish for the same thing-a long life. Longevity is symbolized by the noodle in Chinese culinary culture with more kinds of noodles than one can possibly imagine.

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Celebrations, Ceremonies and the Dumpling

Christine eats her way through the Chinese Solar Lunar calendar with traditional customs, cuisine and culture. The calendar appears to have a dumpling for every occasion.
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Confucius and the Origin of Food Philosophy

Chef Christine sets off to compare the thoughts and beliefs of foodie writers and philosophers.
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Origins of the Beginnings

In this episode, chef Christine looks for the culinary roots of foods such as ice cream, ketchup, pasta, phyllo, baklava and pizza.
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