It comes with every meal you order at a Chinese restaurant: the fortune cookie. But did you know that the tasty after-dinner treat did not originate in China?
The fortune cookie is actually Japanese, introduced to the United States by Japanese-Americans in San Francisco.
The cookies are one of several things that you'll find in Chinese restaurants in America that most people in China have never heard of – and would wince at, if given a taste.
Take, for instance, the American take-out...Full Story