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December 27, 2019 – 5:26 pm | 7,341 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 designed to remove humidity and cleanse the body of toxins.

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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.

Fresh Beef Bones

December 29, 2014 – 12:09 pm | 4,051 views
Fresh Beef Bones

 
Ingredient Name:  Fresh Beef Bones
Traditional Chinese Name: 牛骨 (niú gǔ)
What is this?

In soups, beef bones are primarily used to make beef …

Finally on Instagram!

December 29, 2014 – 10:53 am | 3,190 views

I’ve taken a new spin on blogging – specifically around using Instagram because writing a real soup post takes quite a …

Fresh Seabed Coconut and Lily Bulbs with Chayotes in Pork Broth

December 28, 2014 – 12:42 pm | 2 Comments | 7,609 views
Fresh Seabed Coconut and Lily Bulbs with Chayotes in Pork Broth

A super duper neutral soup that is ideal for all weather, although chayotes are more appropriate for Spring. I still …

Papaya and Peanuts in Pork Broth

November 15, 2014 – 4:48 pm | 2 Comments | 16,299 views

 
My mother-in-law made this soup one day and it was so simply brilliant, that I tried it myself. I am …

Chinese Radish, Carrots and Corn in Ham Bone Soup

July 13, 2014 – 9:11 pm | 19,478 views

Waste not, want not! Another satisfyingly delicious soup made with a left over ham bone (German-style from Berliner). All it …

Old Cucumber and Carrots in Pork Broth

May 1, 2014 – 9:04 pm | 4 Comments | 31,762 views

 
Another soup for the damp, wet spring season! You’ll find a recurring theme within Spring soups, mainly consisting of an …

Miso Ramen

April 13, 2014 – 11:56 am | 11,829 views

 
This simple, easy-to-make with readily available Japanese-styled Miso Ramen is awesome for a rainy day or when you need to …

Dashi (Japanese Fish Stock)

April 12, 2014 – 4:34 pm | 36,756 views

Ingredient Name:  Dashi (Japanese Fish Stock)
Traditional Chinese Name: 出汁, だし (dashi)
What is this?

The name of a common Japanese soup base or …

Narutomaki or Naruto

April 12, 2014 – 4:15 pm | 43,632 views

Ingredient Name:  Narutomaki, Naruto (which is the name of a Japanese anime!)
Traditional Chinese Name: 鳴門巻き/なると巻き (narutomaki)
What is this?

The name “Naruto” is …