A Fanfare of Chopsticks
The World’s Best Cooks
“There would have been universal insistence, with a fanfare of chopsticks, upon irresistible Chinese food.” — Richard Hughes 
“It would not be an overstatement to maintain that the Chinese are the best cooks in the world.” — V. R. Burkhardt 
Collected by Berthold Laufer
Chinese food is everyone’s favorite cuisine, it seems. This holds true whether you are chef, foodie, food writer, or ordinary eater.
It is true not only in China, but Chinese food is hugely enjoyed in Japan, Australia, North and South America, and Europe. These days, excellent Chinese food is increasingly available in the Middle East and Africa, as restaurants open to serve expatriate Chinese workers in those regions. Continue reading