Shanghai Vegetable Rice


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  • Serves


    hearty rice eaters .
    • Difficulty


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By Barbara Tropp

Published 1982

  • About

There is, for me, something extraordinary about Shanghai. Its people have a striking combination of beauty, intelligence, and strength. You can see it in the Isaac Stern film From Mao to Mozart and read about it in books by Emily Hahn. And the Shanghai dishes I have eaten feature a delicacy and a simplicity that is unique in my experience of Chinese food.

  • This recipe was inspired by my Shanghai mentor and friend, Lucy Lo