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Joyce Chen Cooks; Bean Sprouts, Home Grown

Part of From the Vault. Part of Joyce Chen Cooks and the Upscaling of Chinese Food in America in the 1960s.

03/27/1967

A step-by-step demonstration of how to grow bean sprouts from mung beans at home in a few days, using ordinary flower pots. Then, how to use your harvest in a hot dish, Meat with Bean Sprouts, and also in a cold dish, Bean Sprout Salad with Egg Garnish. Summary and select metadata for this record was submitted by Dana Polan.


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Series
Joyce Chen Cooks
Program
Bean Sprouts, Home Grown
Program Number

13

Series Description

Premiered September 26, 1966 A distinguished restaurateur and author of a popular Chinese cookbook, Mrs. Chen prepares all kinds of Chinese delicacies and everyone of them can be made in the modern kitchen, with ingredients available at the local supermarket. Series release date: 6/30/1966

Program Description

A step-by-step demonstration of how to grow bean sprouts from mung beans at home in a few days, using ordinary flower pots. Then, how to use your harvest in a hot dish, Meat with Bean Sprouts, and also in a cold dish, Bean Sprout Salad with Egg Garnish.

Duration

00:28:49

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Chen, Joyce, 1917-1994
American Chinese Cuisine
Vegetable Gardening
Chinese Cooking
Bean Sprouts
Asian Cuisine
Genres
Instructional
Topics
Cooking
Creators
Lockwood, Ruth (Series Producer)
Contributors
Lockwood, Ruth (Producer)
Mahard, Frances (Other (see note))
Chen, Joyce, 1917-1994 (Host)
Stevens, Mark (Director)
Publication Information
Presented by the Estate of Joyce Chen and the WGBH Educational Foundation
Citation
Chicago: “Joyce Chen Cooks; Bean Sprouts, Home Grown,” 03/27/1967, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6EFA144976BA43B98006767BCE186635.
MLA: “Joyce Chen Cooks; Bean Sprouts, Home Grown.” 03/27/1967. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6EFA144976BA43B98006767BCE186635>.
APA: Joyce Chen Cooks; Bean Sprouts, Home Grown. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6EFA144976BA43B98006767BCE186635
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