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December 24, 2020 – 1:14 pm | One Comment | 4,234 views

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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Rock Sugar

December 25, 2008 – 3:52 am | 2 Comments | 18,319 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 | 21,501 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 | 27,646 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 | 14,731 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 | 63,887 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 | 34,923 views

Scallops – Dried (Conpoy)

December 21, 2008 – 4:20 am | 2 Comments | 61,194 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 …