Here are 3 key Chinese food staples, its a very healthy food option.
- Chinese five spice is a mix of star anise, cinnamon, cloves, fennel and Szechuan pepper.. you can find it in the spice aisle at your local supermarket
- Soy sauce is made form Fermented soy beans. Light soy sauce is saltier than dark. You will find it in the Asian aisle at your local supermarket.
- Shaoxing wine is made form rice. Find it in the Asian Aisle or Asian grocery stores. If unavailable use dry cherry.