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December 27, 2019 – 5:26 pm | 7,342 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 …

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Soups for Children

Soups that are designed and suitable for children of all ages.

Spring Soups

Soups designed to remove humidity and cleanse the body of toxins.

Summer Soups

Summer soups that help relieve heatiness, cool the body and provide additional internal moisture for those extra hot days.

Fall Soups

Soups that have have the balance of removing heatiness and are slightly warming. These soups are good transition soups into winter.

Winter Soups

Soups designed to be consumed in the dry and cold winter months where the body needs replenishment of moisture and warmth.

Steamed Pork Patty with Ginger

October 22, 2012 – 3:24 pm | 11,233 views

Dish Name: Steamed Pork Patty with Ginger

Traditional Chinese Name: 蒸豬肉餅 (zhēng zhū ròu bǐng)
Introduction:
This is a staple and very common Canton (Chinese-styled) …

Green Papaya, Fish & Dried Octopus Soup

October 18, 2012 – 8:54 am | 2 Comments | 18,392 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 | 30,655 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 | 18,609 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 | 25,803 views

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

Chinese Soups for Fall!

September 18, 2012 – 9:04 pm | 2 Comments | 14,051 views

 
 

They say that it’s dry in the fall. It’s only a prelude to how really dry it will can get …

Wintermelon with Lotus Leaf and Corn in Pork Broth

August 5, 2012 – 4:41 pm | 16,186 views

Soup Name: Wintermelon with Lotus Leaf and Corn in Pork Broth

Traditional Chinese Name:  冬瓜湯 (dōng guā tāng)
Introduction:
There is one …

Fresh Lotus Leaf

August 5, 2012 – 4:07 pm | 2 Comments | 7,740 views

Ingredient Name: Fresh Lotus Leaf
Traditional Chinese Name: 荷葉 (héyè)
What is this?

The leaf of the lotus plant, a perennial aquatic plant …

GUEST SOUP: Pumpkin Corn Pork Shin Fig Soup

June 11, 2012 – 10:26 pm | One Comment | 14,362 views

 
Guest Poster: Debbie!
Soup Name: Pumpkin Corn Pork Shin Fig Soup
Introduction:
This is a guest soup submission from our good friend …