"If Mexico hadn't shared its chiles with China, would we have spicy Chinese food?" asks chef José Andrés. His Vegas spot, China Poblano, with dishes like these Asian duck tacos, shows how more and more chefs are combining seemingly unrelated cuisines.
Store-bought confit duck legs make these tacos really easy. Another shortcut: crisping the skin in a microwave.
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Congratulations to Mei Lin, winner of Top Chef Season 12.