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A Movie You Might Have Missed #58: The Search for General Tso

Who was General Tso, and why are we eating his chicken? The Search for General Tso This feature documentary explores the origins and ubiquity of Chinese-American food through the story of an iconic sweet and spicy chicken dish.Incredibly enjoyable. I knew a lot about Chinese food in America already and this still held my attention. When they did the profile on Springfield, Missouri's Chinese specialty of Cashew Chicken I knew these people had done their research.
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