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Starfish, Corn with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth

Starfish, Corn with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth

February 27, 2015 – 10:32 pm | 364 views

Starfish? WHAT? Yah… starfish. I knew that the Chinese used starfish in soups, but I had never actually seen where …

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Quick Boil Winter Melon, Mushrooms with Corn in Chicken Broth

February 21, 2015 – 9:13 pm | 972 views
Quick Boil Winter Melon Soup

 
This is the start of the “Quick Boil Series” of soups.  It was requested by a friend who wanted to …

Lobster

February 8, 2015 – 10:38 am | 159 views

Ingredient Name:  Lobster
Traditional Chinese Name: 龍 蝦 (lóngxiā)
What is this?

A type of shellfish
A large, 10-legged marine crustacean with a cylindrical body …

Chilled Coconut Milk with Tapioca Pearls and Fresh Fruit

February 7, 2015 – 3:18 pm | 916 views
Chilled Coconut Milk with Tapioca Pearls and Fresh Strawberries

I had a craving for a cold, sweet, coconut milk flavoured dessert and the only thing that came to mind …

Sago Tapioca Pearls

February 7, 2015 – 11:43 am | 230 views
Raw Sago

Ingredient Name:  Sago Pearls
Traditional Chinese Name: 西米 (xī mǐ)
What is this?

The extract of the tapioca root which are rolled into balls (hence …

Sweet and Sour Pork with Ginger (for Confinement)

January 31, 2015 – 4:51 pm | 973 views
Sweet and Sour Pork

 
This is another one of those great recipes that are handed down through generations. I got this from an Auntie …

Winter Moisturizing Tea

January 10, 2015 – 4:13 pm | 2,011 views
Winter Moisturizing Tea

This soup or tea is completely designed for the dry, cold, dry, cold, super dry, or super cold winter conditions. …

Pork and Conch Herbal Soup

January 4, 2015 – 2:00 pm | 2 Comments | 2,085 views
Pork and Conch Herbal Soup

 
This soup is ideal for colds, flus and cough. If you’ve got a sore or scratchy throat, achy body, tiredness …

Vietnamese Pho – Beef Noodle Soup

December 30, 2014 – 3:59 pm | 1,568 views
Vietnamese Pho Beef Noodle Soup

 
One of my favourite soups of all time is the Vietnamese beef broth that is made for pho noodles, or …

Fresh Beef Bones

December 29, 2014 – 12:09 pm | 469 views
Fresh Beef Bones

 
Ingredient Name:  Fresh Beef Bones
Traditional Chinese Name: 牛骨 (niú gǔ)
What is this?

In soups, beef bones are primarily used to make beef …