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December 24, 2020 – 1:14 pm | 3,515 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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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 …