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Who is General Tso?

Come into any Chinese restaurant in the U.S. and you will probably find a dish named after General Tso. But, who is he and why are these dishes named after him? Tso Tsung-t’ang or Zuo Zongtang (左宗棠) was born November … Continue reading

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Rice or Noodles? Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, IL Serves Both

Type in a search about Chinese food and you will likely find numerous references to rice or noodles.  Both are referred to as the main staple in the Chinese diet, but if you travel much in the mainland you will … Continue reading

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Gluten Free At Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, Illinois

It seems that everywhere you look these days, from the grocery store to the restaurants you visit, everyone is talking about GLUTEN FREE.  But, what is gluten and what is the big deal? Gluten is the protein found in wheat, … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve at Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn

Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, Illinois will offer a special New Year’s Eve Buffet.  Reservations are recommended.  Call 630-469-1535 to make your reservations. Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, IL will be open from 11am to 10pm … Continue reading

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