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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.

Double-boiled Korean Ginseng and Chicken Soup

March 22, 2015 – 9:27 pm | 5 Comments | 52,652 views
Double-boiled Korean ginseng and chicken soup

I had to try my new double-boiling Chinese soup pot, so specifically sourced some nice Korean Ginseng ($100 HKD for …

Basic Pork Congee

March 15, 2015 – 4:57 pm | 6,391 views
Basic Pork Congee

Congee is one of the many comfort foods available within the Chinese cuisine.  Nothing is simpler than pork congee and …

Snow Pear and Dragon’s Eye Sweet Dessert Soup

March 13, 2015 – 7:53 pm | 5,172 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 | 20,812 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 …

Starfish, Corn with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth

February 27, 2015 – 10:32 pm | 5,794 views
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 …

Quick Boil Winter Melon, Mushrooms with Corn in Chicken Broth

February 21, 2015 – 9:13 pm | One Comment | 12,568 views
Quick Boil Winter Melon Soup

 
This is the start of the “Quick Boil Series” of soups.  It was requested by a friend who wanted to …

Lobster

February 8, 2015 – 10:38 am | 2,585 views

Ingredient Name:  Lobster
Traditional Chinese Name: 龍 蝦 (lóngxiā)
What is this?

A type of shellfish
A large, 10-legged marine crustacean with a cylindrical body …

Chilled Coconut Milk with Tapioca Pearls and Fresh Fruit

February 7, 2015 – 3:18 pm | 5,236 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 …

Sago Tapioca Pearls

February 7, 2015 – 11:43 am | 3,383 views
Raw Sago

Ingredient Name:  Sago Pearls
Traditional Chinese Name: 西米 (xī mǐ)
What is this?

The extract of the tapioca root which are rolled into balls (hence …