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How to make Sweet Red Bean Soup

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Sweet Red Bean soup is a common Chinese desert. I remember that I ate Red Bean soup frequently after restaurant meal when I was a child. So, let’s learn how to make this desert!

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Does fortune cookie come from China?

 

http://mentalfloss.com/article/50610/who-writes-messages-fortune-cookies
http://mentalfloss.com/article/50610/who-writes-messages-fortune-cookies

In the U.S., a lot of Chinese restaurants serve fortune cookies as dessert after meals.  Fortune cookies are usually made from flour, sugar, vanilla, and some sesame oil with a piece of paper inside.

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