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Fresh Bamboo Stir-Fry with Sweet Peppers
SERVES 4 Total: 15 min. To remove the skin when preparing fresh bamboo, make a shallow cut lengthwise down the skin, then peel away and discard it. Cut off the in edible thicker end of the shoot. Never wash fresh bamboo with water, which can give it
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Seasonal Scoops
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Tall Order
IN A MAZE OF GREEN, XIAO ZAI HUI’S VIVID RED HAIR IS A BEACON. HER EBULLIENT LAUGH IS A GUIDE THROUGH THE DENSE, VERTICAL FOLIAGE OF 40-FOOT BAMBOO STALKS. IT’S BEEN FOUR YEARS SINCE SHE BEGAN A LIFE OF HARVESTING BAMBOO HERE—ON A PLOT OF LAND HER HU