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Soup Name:  Basic Chinese Chicken Soup Stock (Soup Base)

Traditional Chinese Name: 清雞湯 (qīng jī tāng)

Introduction: This is the base Chinese Chicken Soup stock that …

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Turkey Legs

February 9, 2011 – 5:37 pm | 5,001 views

Ingredient Name: Turkey leg, turkey thigh
Chinese Name: 火雞腿 (huǒ jī tuǐ)
A great and sometimes different meat for your soups.  …

Papaya Pork Soup

February 4, 2011 – 2:01 pm | 2 Comments | 24,794 views

Soup Name: Papaya Pork Soup
Chinese Name: 木瓜湯 (mù gua tāng)
Putting fruit into Chinese soups adds a wonderful sweetness and texture.   Papaya …

Lung Moisturizing Tea

January 13, 2011 – 10:02 pm | 3 Comments | 23,560 views

Soup Name: Lung Moisturizing Tea
Traditional Chinese Name: 肺燥荼 (fèi zào tú)

A delicious, naturally sweet tea or drink that really does …

Lu Gen or Reed Rhizome

January 13, 2011 – 9:13 pm | 10,716 views

Ingredient Name: Lu Gen, Lu Root or Reed Rhizome
Chinese Name: 盧根 (Lú gēn)
A common root (or plant stalk) that …

Bellflower root or Campanulaceae

December 29, 2010 – 8:28 pm | One Comment | 9,747 views

Ingredient Name: Bellflower root, bell flower, balloon flower, Campanulaceae or Radix Platycodonis
Chinese Name: 桔梗 (jié gěng)
Another “root” to add …

Snow Pears (Dried)

December 29, 2010 – 7:37 pm | 2 Comments | 65,839 views

Ingredient Name: Snow Pears or Pyrus Nivalis (dried)
Chinese Name: 雪梨幹 (xuě lí gàn) or 梨干 (lí gàn)
This is a great …

Luo Han Guo in Watercress Soup

December 26, 2010 – 9:58 pm | 14 Comments | 28,715 views

Soup Name: Luo Han Guo in Watercress Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 羅漢果西洋菜湯 (luóhàn guǒ xī yáng cài tāng)

This soup is excellent …

Sea Snail (Fresh)

December 26, 2010 – 4:35 pm | 2 Comments | 11,804 views

Ingredient Name: Sea Snail, Conch, Gastropod
Traditional Chinese Name: 螺 (luó)
Another one of those ingredients that you don’t really see in …

Hot and Sour Soup

December 22, 2010 – 5:58 pm | 13,360 views

Soup Name: Hot and Sour Soup
Chinese Name: 酸辣湯 (suān là tāng)
This American-style Chinese hot and sour soup is a very popular …