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December 27, 2019 – 5:26 pm | 8,734 views

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

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Fresh Dates

December 27, 2019 – 8:54 pm | 4,430 views

Ingredient Name:  Fresh Red Dates
Traditional Chinese Name: 红枣 (hóng zǎo)
Ah!  The sweet crunchy crunchy of little fruit, bursting with juices and sugars.  …

Apple Chinese Herbal Tea (For Coughs)

April 7, 2018 – 5:46 pm | 3 Comments | 40,216 views

When a virus, cold, or flu has you down, my go to hot drink is usually a Chinese Herbal tea …

Cough Reduction Tea (From Colds)

February 19, 2018 – 10:29 am | 2 Comments | 28,086 views

It started with a cold.  My whole family had it, being passed from one person to the other.  My symptoms …

Dried and Sugared Whole Kumquat

February 19, 2018 – 8:24 am | 5,402 views

Ingredient Name:  Dried and Sugared Whole Kumquat
Traditional Chinese Name: 桔餅(Jú bǐng)
What is this?

This is a pretty unique ingredient to soups, especially soups …

Snow Pear and Dragon’s Eye Sweet Dessert Soup

March 13, 2015 – 7:53 pm | 6,182 views
Snow Pear and Dragon's Eye Sweet Dessert Soup

One day, in the thick of a winter evening, when all the children lay sleeping, I suddenly had this urge for …

Winter Moisturizing Tea

January 10, 2015 – 4:13 pm | 5 Comments | 14,221 views
Winter Moisturizing Tea

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

Red Dates Tea

January 4, 2014 – 1:56 pm | 18 Comments | 80,630 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 …

Chinese Yam with Apples and Corn in Chicken Broth

October 24, 2012 – 7:12 am | 2 Comments | 27,798 views

Soup Name: Chinese Yam with Apples and Corn in Chicken Broth (with Ginger)

Traditional Chinese Name:  蘋果玉米淮山雞湯 (píng guǒ yù mǐ huái …

Green Papaya, Fish & Dried Octopus Soup

October 18, 2012 – 8:54 am | 2 Comments | 18,940 views

Soup Name: Green Papaya, Fish & Dried Octopus Soup

Traditional Chinese Name:  木瓜魚湯 (mù gua yú tāng)
Introduction:
A popular and very common soup …