What is your favorite Chinese dinner?

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  1. nikki1 profile image60
    nikki1posted 8 years ago

    Mine is rice, shrimp/chicken with vegetables in there famous
    sauces.. also you can't forget there shrimp egg roll.
    YUMM!!! Chinese potluck party here frienz big_smile

    1. Cedar Cove Farm profile image60
      Cedar Cove Farmposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I simply like chicken Sechwan (no, I don't know how to spell that), which I am fixing tonight.

    2. aslanlight profile image70
      aslanlightposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Chicken chow mein and sweet and sour sauce, but I haven't had it for ages!

  2. europewalker profile image76
    europewalkerposted 8 years ago

    Any type of fried rice plus lemon or orange glazed chicken.

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    Pani Midnyte Odinposted 8 years ago

    Garlic Chicken & Shrimp over fried rice with a side of pork egg rolls, egg drop soup, crab rangoons, and beef teriaki on a stick.

    lol I eat a lot when I order Chinese.

  4. Faybe Bay profile image68
    Faybe Bayposted 8 years ago

    MMM Pani that does sound good, but I always order the same thing, Roast Pork Egg Foo Young with House Fried Rice! If I am extra hungry i order the POO POO Platter, and have leftovers for the next day.

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      Pani Midnyte Odinposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Sometimes I order JUST a Pu Pu (Poo Poo?) Platter big_smile

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    pinkyleeposted 8 years ago

    id have to say orange chicken, sweet and sour chicken, sesame chicken, egg fried rice, plain lo mein, egg drop soup, fried donuts, and eggrolls

  6. IzzyM profile image88
    IzzyMposted 8 years ago

    I love chicken sweet and sour Hong Kong style, fried rice and a side portion of mixed veg.
    This thread is making me hungry! Haven't had a Chinese carryout for 3 years (there aren't any around here, that's why)

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    lynnechandlerposted 8 years ago

    Honey chicken, egg rolls and egg drop soup, crab rangoon and oh hot tea.

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      pinkyleeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      oh oh oh i forgotted honey chicken

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        Pani Midnyte Odinposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        What about Coconut Chicken? It's yummy too big_smile

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          pinkyleeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          eeew lol

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            Pani Midnyte Odinposted 8 years agoin reply to this

            lol I know, I'm the only one out of my friends who likes it too.

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              pinkyleeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

              my boyfriend loves coconut so he will prolly love it

  8. nikki1 profile image60
    nikki1posted 8 years ago

    We have the makings of an awesome party!! wink
    Chinese ginseng tea any one?

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      Pani Midnyte Odinposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      A Chinese-themed party for hubbers would be awesome!

      Not to change the subject, but has anyone ever tried to organize a real life event for hubbers?

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    china manposted 8 years ago

    Living here - there is such a vast range and everything different, but none that really tops the bill in an obvious way.

    All the dishes you mention are pre-revolution and mostly Cantonese from the south of China so only a few of them around here.  Western Chinese cooking - I miss it in the same way as I miss roast dinner, but most of all I miss Indian food, not Indian in India, Western Indian food from the best Indian restaurants in the world in Birmingham UK.

  10. prettydarkhorse profile image62
    prettydarkhorseposted 8 years ago

    kung pao chicken and fried rice with shrimp or seafoods

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      china manposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      We get this, but every restaraunt makes it differently around the central idea of diced chicken.

      Mu Shu Pork   we have this also - it is pronounced Mor gu zhu ro (mushroom with pork)

      Pani - your description is a little more exotic than here - but we western like to 'adjust' things more to our taste, I do.  The cooking style you describe is how almost everything gets cooked here.

  11. Ron Montgomery profile image61
    Ron Montgomeryposted 8 years ago

    Mu Shu Pork

    1. prettydarkhorse profile image62
      prettydarkhorseposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      from Northeast China RON, nice one

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    lynnechandlerposted 8 years ago

    What is Mu Shu Pork? I have seen it on the menu but never asked.

    1. Ron Montgomery profile image61
      Ron Montgomeryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Braised, shredded pork and julienne vegetables.  It's served with a crepe-like wrap to roll it up in, some places assemble them for you, and some serve them like fajitas.

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      Pani Midnyte Odinposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Sliced/Shredded Pork, Scrambled Eggs, Wood Ear Mushrooms, Day Lily Buds, & Bamboo Shoots stir fried with Sesame Oil and seasoned with minced ginger, garlic, scallions, soy sauce, and red cooking wine smile

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    lynnechandlerposted 8 years ago

    Oh that sounds really good. I'm gonna have to try it.

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    lynnechandlerposted 8 years ago

    Well, you guys have convinced me. As tomorrow is a shopping day, I believe I will have to have lunch at our local chinese restaurant. This sounds yummy.

    1. Ron Montgomery profile image61
      Ron Montgomeryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Ask for sum yoong gai. smile

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    lynnechandlerposted 8 years ago

    Ok, now what is that, lol

    1. Ron Montgomery profile image61
      Ron Montgomeryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Say it over and over.  It'll come to you.

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        lynnechandlerposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        lol gotcha

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      china manposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      big_smile

  16. Beth100 profile image73
    Beth100posted 8 years ago

    This is where the real party is!!

    Won ton soup
    Bird nest soup
    Peking duck
    Foi gnook (Chinese roasted pork)
    Steamed pickerel with sweet pickles
    Stuffed Chinese mushrooms
    Dim sum (oh, had to throw that in!!)
    Shrimp and tomatoes
    and what's a meal without something sweet?
    That would be egg tarts!

    smile  Oh, missing home sooo much now...maybe I'll make some won tons tomorrow... smile

  17. nikki1 profile image60
    nikki1posted 8 years ago

    Thank you for your comments they are all delicious : D

  18. Paradise7 profile image83
    Paradise7posted 8 years ago

    Lo Mein Noddles

  19. earnestshub profile image87
    earnestshubposted 8 years ago

    Anything full of pork, duck or both! Yummy!

    1. Paradise7 profile image83
      Paradise7posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I know, it's the only place you can get duck that's worth it, these days...

  20. _cheryl_ profile image83
    _cheryl_posted 8 years ago

    Definitely Kung Pao Chicken over white rice, then finished off  with lot's of almond cookies LOL! smile

  21. nikki1 profile image60
    nikki1posted 8 years ago

    wink

  22. Michael Willis profile image77
    Michael Willisposted 8 years ago

    Shredded Pork in Hot & Spicy Garlic Sauce!!!

    There was a place when I lived in Dallas that their shredded pork was shredded noodle style, not chunks or sliced. They had the best I have ever eaten. Can't find any Chinese Restaurant that shreds the pork that way anymore.

  23. cathylynn99 profile image77
    cathylynn99posted 7 years ago

    general tso's chicken

  24. yolanda yvette profile image59
    yolanda yvetteposted 7 years ago

    I'm such a fan of Chinese food until I can't choose a fave.  But I'll say that I prefer mostly the hot and spicy dishes.

  25. gypsumgirl profile image86
    gypsumgirlposted 7 years ago

    Definitely Chinese Hot Pot.

  26. May PL profile image70
    May PLposted 7 years ago

    Peking Duck. It has got to be Peking Duck!

    1. gypsumgirl profile image86
      gypsumgirlposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      May, I'll second your opinion!  Peking Duck IS indeed delicious!!

      1. May PL profile image70
        May PLposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Yayyyyyy!!!!!  smile

      2. emievil profile image77
        emievilposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        I third it! love peking duck. Also like their dimsum, yum!

        1. May PL profile image70
          May PLposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Dim Sums are delish!

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    Precious Williamsposted 7 years ago

    Crispy shredded beef, chicken chow mein and curry sauce (all on one plate) Mmmm!

  28. ourbananamoments profile image60
    ourbananamomentsposted 7 years ago

    Shrimp and scallops with broccoli

  29. Ellarose92 profile image60
    Ellarose92posted 7 years ago

    General tso chicken and I like all Chinese food!!

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    sarahleeannposted 7 years ago

    Sesame chicken! It's simply the best if done right. Experience Guangzhou in the Twin Cities describes how sesame chicken should be done.

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    ShortStoryposted 7 years ago

    Any fans of mapo tofu in da house?

    1. Jeff Berndt profile image90
      Jeff Berndtposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Yes indeed! I only discovered it about two years ago, but the go-to Chinese take-away place near me makes a tasty ma-po tofu. Good stuff!

  32. jojokaya profile image70
    jojokayaposted 7 years ago

    hot and sour soup, fried rice and spring rolls

  33. Ron Montgomery profile image61
    Ron Montgomeryposted 7 years ago

    sum yeungai

  34. magento profile image65
    magentoposted 7 years ago

    I like orange chicken and noodles.
    Panda express makes good food. Love it!

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    MrsFinneganposted 7 years ago

    As a chef, we don't eat out much, I make a broccoli and pork dish (actually weight watchers) that my kids ask for pretty often. Hmm, maybe I should make it soon.

  36. Matt in Jax profile image67
    Matt in Jaxposted 7 years ago

    Fried rice with Sesame and Mandarin chicken with grilled vegetables on the side with two or three beef egg rolls on the side. MmmMmMm. + a fortune cookie. Can't forget that.

 
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