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Popular "Biden Set" noodles lure customers

08-23-2011 16:11 BJT Special Report:US Vice President Joseph Biden visits China |

US Vice-President Joe Biden has put Beijing eatery, Yaoji Chaogan Restaurant (Yao's Stir-fried Liver), on the map after a lunchtime visit on Aug 19, 2011.

Yaoji Chaogan Restaurant, the Beijing eatery where US Vice-President Joe Biden dined on
Aug 19, 2011. [Photo/CFP]

Biden and his entourage ordered five bowls of Beijing noodles with soybean paste, 10 steamed buns, smashed cucumber salad, mountain yam salad, shredded potatoes and Coca-Cola. The owners have dubbed it the 'Biden Set' and is now available on the menu for 79 yuan ($12.37).

The Beijing noodles with soybean paste in Yaoji Chaogan Restaurant. [Photo/CFP]

Customers queue to order the 79 yuan 'Biden Set' on Aug 21, 2011 in Yaoji Chaogan
Restaurant. [Photo/CFP]


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