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Crab Congee

Fresh Crab Congee

April 10, 2016 – 12:02 pm | 935 views

This crab congee is super easy to make! The key ingredient really is just the crab.  It’s a warming, traditional …

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Soups that are designed and suitable for children of all ages.

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Summer soups that help relieve heatiness, cool the body and provide additional internal moisture for those extra hot days.

Fall Soups

Soups that have have the balance of removing heatiness and are slightly warming. These soups are good transition soups into winter.

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Soups designed to be consumed in the dry and cold winter months where the body needs replenishment of moisture and warmth.

Fresh Crab

December 4, 2015 – 10:22 pm | One Comment | 880 views
Fresh Crab

Ingredient Name:  Fresh Crab
Traditional Chinese Name: 蟹 (xiè)
What is this?

The crab is a crustacean with a short tail and typically two large …

Chinese Radish and Chicken Soup

November 29, 2015 – 3:51 pm | 4 Comments | 10,252 views

With winter well on it’s way, I can’t think of a better way to warm up after returning home from …

Bitter Melon Soup with Corn and Pork Meatballs

September 28, 2015 – 4:21 pm | 3,441 views
Bitter Melon with corn and pork meatballs soup

I made this after work one day and managed to pick up fresh veggies and meat from the wet mart …

Quick Boil Pumpkin and Corn Vegetarian Soup

July 23, 2015 – 9:31 pm | 2,641 views
Quick boil Pumpkin and Corn Vegetarian Soup

 
What started as a simple vegetable soup, turned into an interesting mix of hot and cold vegetables because I could! …

Double-boiled Whole Winter Melon Soup

May 23, 2015 – 4:54 pm | 7,743 views
Go ahead, scoop it all out!

I’ve always been in awe with the restaurant-styled whole winter melon soups – I mean, how on earth did they …

Sweet Chinese Almond Dessert Soup

May 6, 2015 – 9:29 pm | 6 Comments | 4,335 views
Sweet Chinese Almond Dessert

 
This classic traditional Chinese dessert has been enjoyed throughout generations (even when I was little and when my parents were …

Double-boiled Apple and Pear Chinese Herbal Soup

May 1, 2015 – 7:43 pm | 6 Comments | 8,696 views
Double-boiled Apple and Pear Chinese Soup

My second project using the new double-boiler! I found a very simple, but delicious apple and pear Chinese soup with pork …

Vegetarian Sweet Potatoes, Potatoes and Corn Broth with Orzo

April 17, 2015 – 8:09 am | 4 Comments | 2,243 views
Vegetarian Sweet Potatoes, Potatoes and corn orzo

I know, the orzo doesn’t make it very Chinese, but my family loves small-sized pasta that I decided to turn …

Lobster Broth

April 13, 2015 – 8:53 pm | 1,970 views

 
Lobster is a popular seafood in Chinese cuisine.  Traditionally, it can be fried with ginger and scallions, or for a modern …