Fiery chili peppers and Sichuan peppercorns, with their gently numbing tingle, are antidotes to Jack Frost. So we head out Route 9 to Framingham and find spare ambience, quirky menu translations, but ultimately satisfying Sichuan cuisine. Pictured: Cold Noodles in sweet and sour sauce.
Read the full review(Ellen Bhang, Globe Correspondent)
17 Edgell Road, Framingham. 508-620-9998. www.redpepperroute.com