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By Judith Fein

If you dream of having a personal Chinese chef or can’t go more than a week without thinking about wontons, dim sum, hand-shredded chicken, bamboo shoots, or sweet and sour pork, then all you have to do is fly to Canada.

In this city of 200,000, where Vancouver International Airport is located, close to 75 percent of the....

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the latest posts from our critics and guest writers

  • Top Chinese chefs shun the spotlight

    March 14, 2014
    Craig Stowe
    Source: South China Morning Post / By Benice Chan When it comes to Western celebrity chefs, plenty of names spring to mind – Daniel Boulud, Jamie Oliver, Gordon Ramsay and Pierre Gagnaire, to name a few. Some are known as much for their outsized personalities and television....
  • The Chinese Restaurant Awards 2013: Coast to Coast.

    February 27, 2013
    Fernando Medrano
    People laugh dismissively when I tell them that being a judge for the Chinese Restaurant Awards is hard work. “Yeah right!” they say in that tone. Well, it is indeed hard work (eating at this pace is hard work!). But it is kind of work – seeking dishes that give....
  • An inspirational article on The Globe and Mail / Read Original David R. Chan, a 64-year-old accountant and tax lawyer based in Los Angeles, travels on his stomach – he’s eaten in more than 6,000 Chinese restaurants across the U.S. and Canada. Mr. Chan, a third-generation ....