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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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Chinese Chicken Herbal Soup

July 25, 2019 – 3:32 pm | One Comment | 17,900 views

Soup Name:  Chinese Chicken Herbal Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 清雞湯 (qīng jī tāng)

Introduction:
The Chinese have a whole repertoire of herbs which can be added to …

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 …

Chinese Confinement: The Early Days

October 16, 2012 – 8:36 pm | 3 Comments | 31,899 views

 
 
The journey for Chinese Confinement #7 started about 4 days ago.
This page is about Chinese Confinement in the early days. True …

Wood Ear & Red Dates Tea

October 16, 2012 – 8:09 pm | 3 Comments | 18,828 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 …

Chinese Confinement #7: The Beginning

October 15, 2012 – 12:50 pm | 6 Comments | 25,973 views

It’s a girl! 
My parents were graced with grand child #7 two days ago and this story is the journey of …

Abalone in Chicken Soup

June 10, 2012 – 9:07 pm | 2 Comments | 66,858 views

Soup Name: Abalone in Chicken Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 鮑魚清雞湯 (bào yú qīng jī tāng)

Introduction:
This soup is a powered up version of …

Pig’s Feet with Ginger in Black Vinegar

October 19, 2010 – 8:21 pm | 43 Comments | 131,712 views

Soup Name: Pig’s Feet with Ginger in Black Vinegar, Ginger and Vinegar Trotter Soup, Pig’s Feet and Ginger Soup
Traditional Chinese …