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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.

Beetroot

January 16, 2014 – 9:39 pm | 3,297 views

 
Ingredient Name:  Beetroot, red beet, garden beet, or beet
Traditional Chinese Name: 紅菜頭 (hóng cài tóu)
What is this?

A dark, red root that …

Red Dates Tea

January 4, 2014 – 1:56 pm | 7 Comments | 21,395 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 …

Chicken Soup with Red Dates

November 20, 2013 – 4:02 pm | 3 Comments | 20,712 views

Soup Name: Chicken Soup with Red Dates
Traditional Chinese Name:  红枣雞湯 (hóng zǎo jī tāng)
Introduction:
This soup is an easy and sweet soup that is …

Chinese Soups for Winter!

November 10, 2013 – 9:15 pm | 14,130 views

It’s not quite winter as I am writing this post, but it’ll be in a blink of an eye and …

Simple Vegetable Soup for Children

October 15, 2013 – 7:46 am | 2 Comments | 14,983 views

 
Soup Name: Simple Vegetable Soup for Children
Traditional Chinese Name:  簡單菜湯 (Jiǎn dān cài tāng)
Introduction:
At the last minute, I needed to stay home and …

Tri-coloured Pepper Vegetarian Soup

September 25, 2013 – 9:23 pm | 3 Comments | 6,604 views

Soup Name: Tri-coloured Pepper Vegetarian Soup
Traditional Chinese Name:  三色椒素湯 (sān sè jiāo sù tāng)
Introduction:
I was inspired to make this soup from my …

Red Dates Hawthorn Tea

May 26, 2013 – 9:46 am | 2 Comments | 8,849 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 …

Vegetables and Dried Octopus with Mung Beans Soup

May 21, 2013 – 10:02 pm | 2 Comments | 7,541 views

Soup Name: Vegetables and Dried Octopus with Mung Beans Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 雜菜綠豆章魚湯 (Zá cài lǜ dòu zhāng yú tāng)
Introduction:

When it rains, the …

Soy Sauce Chicken Wings and Feet (for Chinese Confinement)

May 17, 2013 – 7:30 pm | 4 Comments | 5,743 views

Dish Name: Soy Sauce Chicken Wings and Feet (for Chinese Confinement)

Traditional Chinese Name: 醬油雞腳 (jiàng yóu jī jiǎo)
Introduction:
This is a very common …