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Spring Chayotes and Figs in Pork Broth

March 27, 2014 – 10:48 pm | 2 Comments | 6,994 views

My herbalist recommended I make this soup given the recent change of temperature and humidity. She actually only provides the …

Beetroot Vegetables with Pork Ribs Soup

February 5, 2014 – 10:15 pm | 2 Comments | 10,284 views

 

 
Soup Name: Beetroot Vegetables with Pork Ribs Soup
Traditional Chinese Name:  紅菜頭集菜湯 (hóng cài tóu jí cài tāng)
Introduction:
It’s Chinese New Year’s and what …

Dried and Fresh Bok Choy in Pork Broth

February 12, 2013 – 10:17 pm | 8,139 views

Soup Name: Dried and Fresh Bok Choy in Pork Broth
Traditional Chinese Name:  菜乾白菜湯 (cài gān bái cài tāng)
Introduction:
This cooling soup is …

Watercress and Chestnuts in Roasted Pork Soup

November 19, 2012 – 7:06 am | 5 Comments | 11,851 views

Soup Name: Watercress and Chestnuts in Roasted Pork Soup
Traditional Chinese Name:  西洋菜栗子燒豬湯 (xīyáng cài lì zi shāo zhū tāng)
Introduction:
Waste not! Want …

Roasted Pork

November 18, 2012 – 8:41 pm | One Comment | 4,093 views

Ingredient Name: Roasted Pork (Head)
Traditional Chinese Name: 燒豬 (shāo zhū)
What is this?

Fully cooked and edible piglet roasted Cantonese-style
This is the …

Bitter Melon and Preserved Sour Vegetable Soup

November 7, 2012 – 3:40 pm | One Comment | 15,379 views

Soup Name: Bitter Melon and Preserved Sour Vegetable Soup (in Pork Broth)

Traditional Chinese Name:  苦瓜酸菜湯 (Kǔ guā suan cai tāng)
Introduction:
This soup is …

Herbal Pork Soup with Longans (and Ginger)

October 31, 2012 – 9:59 am | 5 Comments | 17,800 views

Soup Name: Herbal Pork Soup with Longans (and Ginger)

Traditional Chinese Name:  清豬骨湯 (qīng zhū gǔ tāng)
Introduction:
A mildly sweet soup containing mainly Chinese …

Wood Ear & Red Dates Tea

October 16, 2012 – 8:09 pm | 2 Comments | 9,747 views

Soup Name: Wood Ear & Red Dates Tea

Traditional Chinese Name:  木耳红枣茶 (mu er hóng zǎo chá)
Introduction:
This tea is posted as a …

Wintermelon with Lotus Leaf and Corn in Pork Broth

August 5, 2012 – 4:41 pm | 10,351 views

Soup Name: Wintermelon with Lotus Leaf and Corn in Pork Broth

Traditional Chinese Name:  冬瓜湯 (dōng guā tāng)
Introduction:
There is one …