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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.

Garlic (Fresh)

December 25, 2008 – 4:31 am | 6,139 views

Ingredient Name:  Fresh Garlic
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 蒜 (suàn)
 
What is this?

A pungent root that is often used for medicinal and culinary purposes

The edible bulb …

Rock Sugar

December 25, 2008 – 3:52 am | 2 Comments | 16,932 views

Ingredient Name:  Rock Sugar (also known as Rock Candy)
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 冰糖 (bīng táng)
 
What is this?

Type of confectionary composed of large sugar crystals …

Coconut Chicken Soup

December 23, 2008 – 10:46 am | One Comment | 20,302 views

 
Soup Name:  Coconut Chicken Soup
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 椰子雞湯 (yē zi jī tāng)
 
Introduction:

This soup is the Chinese version of coconut and chicken soup.  The …

Chicken (Whole)

December 23, 2008 – 10:06 am | 4 Comments | 26,174 views

 
Ingredient Name:  Chicken (whole), fowl, hen
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 雞 (jī)
 
What is this?

Literally, the WHOLE chicken

Which means, it may potentially come with a …

Coconuts

December 23, 2008 – 4:42 am | 13,703 views

Ingredient Name:  Coconut
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 椰子 (yē zi)
 
What is this?

Coconuts are actually the seeds of the coconut palm

The coconuts found in supermarkets …

Large Dried Dates

December 22, 2008 – 10:38 pm | 15 Comments | 61,295 views

Ingredient Name: Large Dried Dates

Traditional Chinese Name: 蜜棗 (mì zǎo)

What is this?

Dates are the berry fruits produced from the date …

String Figs (Dried)

December 22, 2008 – 3:56 am | 33,562 views

Scallops – Dried (Conpoy)

December 21, 2008 – 4:20 am | One Comment | 59,058 views

Ingredient Name: Conpoy or Dried Scallops

Traditional Chinese Name: 乾瑤柱

What is this?

Conpoy or dried scallops are preserved and treated seafood …