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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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Vegetarian Arrowroot and Corn Soup

December 25, 2009 – 2:37 pm | 4 Comments | 25,022 views

 
Soup Name:  Vegetarian Arrowroot and Corn Soup
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 粉葛玉米清湯 (fěn gé yù mǐ qīng tāng)
 
Introduction:
A simple vegetarian soup that is designed …

Old Cucumber with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth

November 29, 2009 – 10:00 pm | 2 Comments | 25,883 views

 
Soup Name:  Old Cucumber with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 老黃瓜淮山湯 (lǎo huáng guā huái shān tāng)
 
Introduction:
This old cucumber soup …

Ginkgo Biloba

October 28, 2009 – 8:03 pm | 19,041 views

 
Ingredient Name:  Ginkgo Biloba, Maidenhair Tree
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 白果 (bái guǒ), 銀果 (yínguǒ)
 
What is this?

The internal seed of the Gingkos trees …

Frog Legs with Wintermelon and Pork Bones Soup

October 12, 2009 – 8:30 pm | One Comment | 15,949 views

Soup Name:  Frog Legs with Wintermelon and Pork Bones Soup
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 田雞冬瓜湯 (tiánjī dōng guā tāng)

Introduction:
A common soup made in …

Apricot Kernals

January 1, 2009 – 6:20 am | 5 Comments | 92,439 views

Ingredient Name:  Sweet-bitter Apricot Kernals (also known as bitter almonds or apricot almonds)
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 南北杏 (nán běi xìng)
 
This ingredient is also a must …

Euryale Ferox (or Fox Nuts)

December 31, 2008 – 6:15 am | 4 Comments | 40,832 views

Ingredient Name:  Euryale Ferox, Fox Nuts, Foxnuts, Makhana, or Gorgon Plant
 
Traditional Chinese Name:  芡實 (qiàn shí )
 
What is this?

The white starchy …