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Sweet and Sour Sauce
A sauce of Chinese origins, popular on both sides of the Atlantic - but not generally used in authentic Chinese ways. It combines the sweetness of pineapple with the sourness of vinegar.
Sauces of this type have been popular over many centuries - they include sauces described in 'Apicius' (used in Ancient Rome) and those made with verjuice in medieval Britain and Europe.
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