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December 27, 2019 – 5:26 pm | 7,630 views

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

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Shrimp (Dried)

January 8, 2009 – 3:35 am | 4,181 views

Ingredient Name: Dried Shrimp
Traditional Chinese Name: 蝦米 (xiā mǐ)
What is this?

Shrimp that have been sun dried and shrunk as …


January 2, 2009 – 9:40 pm | One Comment | 21,803 views

Ingredient Name: Abalone

Traditional Chinese Name: 鮑魚(Bào yú)

Honestly speaking, abalone itself has no flavour.  It is the flavour of the …

Shark Bones or Cartilage (Dried)

December 27, 2008 – 3:02 am | 4 Comments | 12,474 views

Ingredient Name: Shark Bones or Cartilage (Dried)
Traditional Chinese Name: 魚翅 (yú qí)
What is this?

The shark fin is usually the cartilaginous …

Scallops – Dried (Conpoy)

December 21, 2008 – 4:20 am | One Comment | 59,104 views

Ingredient Name: Conpoy or Dried Scallops

Traditional Chinese Name: 乾瑤柱

What is this?

Conpoy or dried scallops are preserved and treated seafood …