Fortune cookies may be a staple of Chinese takeout around the country, but the crispy treats are an all-American invention. The exact origin of which is one of the most hotly contested culinary debates ever! But many consider San Francisco as the true home of the fortune cookie. In King of the Yees, they also help Lauren Yee in the search for her father.

If you’re in San Francisco make sure to stop by Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Company to take see how they’re made and take home your very own fortunes.

How fortune cookie are made? 😏 #IvansTravelJournal #FortuneCookieFactory #SFChinaTown #exploreSF

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The Bold Italic put together a great photo tour of Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Company.

Take a look!

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