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Soup Name: Monkey Head Mushroom with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth
Chinese Name: 猴頭菇豬湯 (hóu tóu gū zhū tāng)
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Fresh monkey head …

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Ginger and Egg Fried Rice (for Chinese Confinement)

March 18, 2014 – 4:30 pm | 5 Comments | 91,487 views

This is a simple recipe part of our Confinement Series for new mothers. Designed to be heaty, healing and part …

Spinach and Water Chestnuts in Chicken Broth

March 15, 2014 – 8:12 pm | 5,611 views

 
This is a variation on a restaurant-styled spinach soup I had at a Chinese restaurant. In their version, the spinach …

Winter Melon and Beef and Fish Balls Soup

February 15, 2014 – 4:25 pm | 2 Comments | 42,630 views

 
Another simple soup with a few ingredients you can pick up at your local grocery or wet mart. The winter …

Red Dates Tea

January 4, 2014 – 1:56 pm | 18 Comments | 79,521 views

 
Soup Name: Red Dates Tea
Traditional Chinese Name:  红枣茶 (Hóng zǎo chá)
Introduction:
My herbalist suggested I drink a simple tea made of red dates …

Chicken Soup with Red Dates

November 20, 2013 – 4:02 pm | 3 Comments | 71,818 views

Soup Name: Chicken Soup with Red Dates
Traditional Chinese Name:  红枣雞湯 (hóng zǎo jī tāng)
Introduction:
This soup is an easy and sweet soup that is …

Red Dates Hawthorn Tea

May 26, 2013 – 9:46 am | 3 Comments | 52,772 views

Soup Name: Red Dates Hawthorn Tea
Traditional Chinese Name:  山楂红枣茶 (shān zhā hóng zǎo chá)
Introduction:
This nice slightly sweet and very tart tea …

Vegetables and Dried Octopus with Mung Beans Soup

May 21, 2013 – 10:02 pm | 6 Comments | 66,690 views

Soup Name: Vegetables and Dried Octopus with Mung Beans Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 雜菜綠豆章魚湯 (Zá cài lǜ dòu zhāng yú tāng)
Introduction:

When it rains, the …

Soy Sauce Chicken Wings and Feet (for Chinese Confinement)

May 17, 2013 – 7:30 pm | 6 Comments | 49,867 views

Dish Name: Soy Sauce Chicken Wings and Feet (for Chinese Confinement)

Traditional Chinese Name: 醬油雞腳 (jiàng yóu jī jiǎo)
Introduction:
This is a very common …

Black Silkie Chicken with Vegetables and Chestnuts

May 9, 2013 – 9:29 pm | 36,024 views

Soup Name: Black Silkie Chicken with Vegetables and Chestnuts
Traditional Chinese Name:  黑雞蘿蔔玉米栗子湯 (hēi jī luó bo yù mǐ lì zǐ tāng)
Introduction:
Black silkie …