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Inside a spicy hot pot factory

Jun 21, 2018

Hot pot is a culinary icon in Sichuan. Conceptually it’s a cauldron of broth where diners cook their ingredients tableside.

But what makes it so addicting? We found out when we visited a family-owned hot pot factory in Chengdu—a city with nearly 10,000 hot pot establishments.

Written by & Voiceover: Clarissa Wei

Featuring: Anita Lai

Produced by: Dolly Li, Clarissa Wei

Shot by: Mario Chui, Nicholas Ko

Edited by: Mario Chui

Mastered by: Victor Peña