Any favorite places for dinner in this area? We enjoy just about all foods and are looking for something moderate to inexpensive. We'll be near Sanlitun Bar Street, but are open to going a bit further for someplace special.
Chicken and dumplings are a notoriously time-consuming enterprise, but the end result is very much worth the effort. However, if you're a time-crunched cook who craves the comforting pleasures of this classic dish, this is the recipe for you.
Lightly charring the lemon slices intensifies their flavor and creates a gorgeous look for this delicious chicken dinner. Be sure to include any of the sweet, tangy liquid the lemons give off in the bowl; it adds incredible depth to the sauce.