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Cecelia Chiang


Cecilia Chiang, Who Brought Authentic Chinese Food to America, Dies at 100 - The New York Times (

b. near Shanghai 1920
d. San Francisco, California 2020



  • The Mandarin | San Francisco


  • The Mandarin Way
  • The Seventh Daughter


  • The Kitchen Wisdom of Cecelia Chiang PBS
  • Soul of a Banquet

Reference Materials On Display

  • Book - The Seventh Daughter
  • Book - The Mandarin Way
  • Image - Mandarin Dining Room

Additional Resource

American Regional Cuisines | Chapter 12-Anglo Asian California