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July 25, 2019 – 3:32 pm | One Comment | 1,896 views

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

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

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