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December 27, 2019 – 5:26 pm | 7,341 views

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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Monkey Head Mushroom with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth

December 27, 2019 – 5:26 pm | 7,341 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 …

Vietnamese Sour Fish Soup

July 22, 2016 – 3:01 am | 11,870 views

I love soups. I particularly do love sour soups as an appetizer because they really bring out my appetite! I …

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March 22, 2015 – 9:27 pm | 5 Comments | 55,062 views
Double-boiled Korean ginseng and chicken soup

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Starfish, Corn with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth

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Starfish, Corn with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth

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

Winter Moisturizing Tea

January 10, 2015 – 4:13 pm | 5 Comments | 13,942 views
Winter Moisturizing Tea

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

Fresh Seabed Coconut and Lily Bulbs with Chayotes in Pork Broth

December 28, 2014 – 12:42 pm | 2 Comments | 7,609 views
Fresh Seabed Coconut and Lily Bulbs with Chayotes in Pork Broth

A super duper neutral soup that is ideal for all weather, although chayotes are more appropriate for Spring. I still …

Spring Chayotes and Figs in Pork Broth

March 27, 2014 – 10:48 pm | 2 Comments | 51,051 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 | 54,382 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 …

Beetroot

January 16, 2014 – 9:39 pm | 45,611 views

 
Ingredient Name:  Beetroot, red beet, garden beet, or beet
Traditional Chinese Name: 紅菜頭 (hóng cài tóu)
What is this?

A dark, red root that …