[East] Common Seasonings
Some common seasonings used in cooking are:
sweet bean paste
These seasonings are usually used in large amounts.
Why is so much vinegar used?
Vinegar is used to:
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- kill the taste of the seafood contaminated by bad water
- wash away deposits of salts
The people of eastern China often use rock sugar (a kind of solid, crystalline kind of sugar). It is healthier than the other kinds of sugar.