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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 …

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Sweet Chinese Almond Dessert Soup

May 6, 2015 – 9:29 pm | 9 Comments | 23,847 views
Sweet Chinese Almond Dessert

 
This classic traditional Chinese dessert has been enjoyed throughout generations (even when I was little and when my parents were …

Snow Pear and Dragon’s Eye Sweet Dessert Soup

March 13, 2015 – 7:53 pm | 5,305 views
Snow Pear and Dragon's Eye Sweet Dessert Soup

One day, in the thick of a winter evening, when all the children lay sleeping, I suddenly had this urge for …

Chinese Red Bean Soup Dessert

March 3, 2015 – 1:54 pm | 21,131 views

 
Soup Name: Chinese Red Bean Soup Dessert, Chinese Red Bean Soup, Red Bean Dessert, Red Bean Soup
Traditional Chinese Name:  紅豆沙 (hǒng …

Chilled Coconut Milk with Tapioca Pearls and Fresh Fruit

February 7, 2015 – 3:18 pm | 5,325 views
Chilled Coconut Milk with Tapioca Pearls and Fresh Strawberries

I had a craving for a cold, sweet, coconut milk flavoured dessert and the only thing that came to mind …

Red Dates Hawthorn Tea

May 26, 2013 – 9:46 am | 2 Comments | 46,709 views

Soup Name: Red Dates Hawthorn Tea
Traditional Chinese Name:  山楂红枣茶 (shān zhā hóng zǎo chá)
Introduction:
This nice slightly sweet and very tart tea …

Arrowroot and Water Chestnuts Vegetarian Soup

May 11, 2012 – 9:06 pm | 5 Comments | 12,778 views

Soup Name: Arrowroot and Water Chestnuts Vegetarian Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 馬蹄粉葛湯 (mǎtí fěn gé tāng)
Introduction:

This soup is great for heated …

Papaya and Snow Fungus Chinese Dessert

March 29, 2010 – 8:54 pm | 6 Comments | 28,291 views

Soup Name: Papaya and Snow Fungus Chinese Dessert (or sweet soup)
Traditional Chinese Name: 木瓜雪耳糖水 (mù gua xuě ěr táng shuǐ)
Introduction:
A …

Dried Beancurd and Ginkgo Nuts Dessert

January 27, 2010 – 6:51 pm | 3 Comments | 8,800 views

Soup Name:  Dried Beancurd and Ginkgo Nuts Dessert
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 白果腐竹糖水 (bái guǒ fǔ zhú táng shuǐ)
 
Introduction:
This is a great hot “sweet”, …

Bird’s Nest Soup

January 7, 2010 – 9:35 pm | 6 Comments | 30,939 views

 
Soup Name:  Bird’s Nest Sweet Soup
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 燕窝 (yàn wō)

Introduction:
A traditional sweet soup that is made from dried bird’s nest – …