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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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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.

Snow Pears (Dried)

December 29, 2010 – 7:37 pm | 2 Comments | 65,840 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)

Introduction:
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 …

Shark Bones Chicken Soup

December 4, 2010 – 8:14 pm | One Comment | 16,355 views

Soup Name: Shark Bones Chicken Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 鯊魚骨雞湯 (shāyú gǔ Jī tāng)
Introduction:
Traditionally a warm soup for the cold winters.  …

Geoduck

December 1, 2010 – 9:11 pm | 9,732 views

Ingredient Name: Geoduck, mud duck, king clam, elephant trunk clam
Traditional Chinese Name: 象拔蚌 (xiàng bá bàng)

What is this?

A large salt …

Autumn Drink with Dragon’s Tongue Leaf and Luo Han Guo

November 24, 2010 – 7:54 pm | 7,588 views

Soup Name: Autumn Drink with Dragon’s Tongue Leaf and Luo Han Guo
Introduction:
A natural drink that is usually prepared during the …

Wampee or Clausena Lansium

November 22, 2010 – 8:48 pm | 7,501 views

Ingredient Name: Wampee or Clausena Lansium (Fresh)
Traditional Chinese Name: 石黄皮 (shí huáng pí)

What is this?

The small, oval-shaped fruit of a …

Olives (Fresh)

November 12, 2010 – 8:56 pm | 6,749 views

Ingredient Name: Olives (Fresh)
Traditional Chinese Name: 橄欖 (Gǎnlǎn)
One of the more expensive breeds of ginseng available on the market, …

Dried Lily Flower

November 8, 2010 – 11:13 am | 4 Comments | 19,334 views

Ingredient Name: Dried lily flower
Traditional Chinese Name:  金針花 (jin zhen hua)
What is this?

This is literally the dried petals of lily flowers
When …