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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)
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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.

Dried Beancurd and Ginkgo Nuts Dessert

January 27, 2010 – 6:51 pm | 3 Comments | 9,391 views

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

Dried Bean Curd

January 26, 2010 – 8:44 pm | One Comment | 9,491 views

Ingredient Name:  Dried bean curd, tofu skin, fu jook, yuba
Traditional Chinese Name: 腐竹 (fǔ zhú)
What is this?

A Chinese or Japanese product made …

Smilax Root

January 25, 2010 – 9:27 pm | 12,165 views

Ingredient Name:  Smilax Root, Greenbriers Root, Toe Folk Ling, Rhizoma Smilacis Glabrae
Traditional Chinese Name: 土茯苓(tǔ fú líng)
What is this?

The root of a climbing …

Chicken Broth Mushroom Soup

January 21, 2010 – 10:05 am | 3 Comments | 17,540 views

Soup Name:  Chicken Broth Mushroom Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 雞菇湯 (jī gū tāng)
When I’m feeling a little lazy but still want …

Pork Broth with Black Eye Beans and Black Moss

January 19, 2010 – 8:20 pm | 11,808 views

Soup Name:  Pork Broth with Black Eye Beans and Black Moss
Traditional Chinese Name: 髮菜眉豆豬骨湯 (fa cai méi dou zhū gǔ tāng)
It is …

Black Eye Beans

January 19, 2010 – 7:25 pm | 16,669 views

Ingredient Name:  Black eye beans or black-eyed peas
Traditional Chinese Name: 眉豆(méi dou)
What is this?

A bean which has multiple varieties due to its ease …

Fat Choy or Black Moss

January 14, 2010 – 7:35 pm | 17,226 views

Ingredient Name:  Fat choy, black moss, hair moss or hair weed
Traditional Chinese Name: 髮菜  (fa cai)
What is this?

Literally translated as “hair vegetable”
A …


January 13, 2010 – 8:07 pm | 89,321 views

Ingredient Name:  Peanuts, ground nuts, or earthnuts
Traditional Chinese Name: 花生  (huā shēng)
What is this?

Peanuts are part of the bean family
The plants grow …

Snow Pear with Pork Lung Soup

January 11, 2010 – 7:20 pm | 2 Comments | 13,965 views

Soup Name:  Snow Pear with Pork Lung Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 雪梨豬肺湯 (xuě lí zhū fèi tāng)
This soup is ideal in dispelling …