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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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Soups that have have the balance of removing heatiness and are slightly warming. These soups are good transition soups into winter.

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Ching Bo Leung

January 31, 2010 – 8:43 pm | 7 Comments | 26,715 views

Soup Name:  Ching Bo Leung
Traditional Chinese Name: 清補涼 (qīng bǔ liáng)
This traditional power house Chinese soup is unique in that …

Fuzzy Melon

January 31, 2010 – 3:38 pm | 23,086 views

Ingredient Name:  Fuzzy melon, hairy melon, fuzzy squash
Traditional Chinese Name: 节瓜 (jié guā) or 毛瓜(máo guā)
What is this?

A variety of winter melon that is …

Dried Beancurd and Ginkgo Nuts Dessert

January 27, 2010 – 6:51 pm | 3 Comments | 10,255 views

Soup Name:  Dried Beancurd and Ginkgo Nuts Dessert
Traditional Chinese Name: 白果腐竹糖水 (bái guǒ fǔ zhú táng shuǐ)
This is a great hot “sweet”, …

Dried Bean Curd

January 26, 2010 – 8:44 pm | One Comment | 10,657 views

Ingredient Name:  Dried bean curd, tofu skin, fu jook, yuba
Traditional Chinese Name: 腐竹 (fǔ zhú)
What is this?

A Chinese or Japanese product made …

Smilax Root

January 25, 2010 – 9:27 pm | 13,093 views

Ingredient Name:  Smilax Root, Greenbriers Root, Toe Folk Ling, Rhizoma Smilacis Glabrae
Traditional Chinese Name: 土茯苓(tǔ fú líng)
What is this?

The root of a climbing …

Chicken Broth Mushroom Soup

January 21, 2010 – 10:05 am | 3 Comments | 18,336 views

Soup Name:  Chicken Broth Mushroom Soup
Traditional Chinese Name: 雞菇湯 (jī gū tāng)
When I’m feeling a little lazy but still want …

Pork Broth with Black Eye Beans and Black Moss

January 19, 2010 – 8:20 pm | 12,521 views

Soup Name:  Pork Broth with Black Eye Beans and Black Moss
Traditional Chinese Name: 髮菜眉豆豬骨湯 (fa cai méi dou zhū gǔ tāng)
It is …

Black Eye Beans

January 19, 2010 – 7:25 pm | 18,358 views

Ingredient Name:  Black eye beans or black-eyed peas
Traditional Chinese Name: 眉豆(méi dou)
What is this?

A bean which has multiple varieties due to its ease …

Fat Choy or Black Moss

January 14, 2010 – 7:35 pm | 18,878 views

Ingredient Name:  Fat choy, black moss, hair moss or hair weed
Traditional Chinese Name: 髮菜  (fa cai)
What is this?

Literally translated as “hair vegetable”
A …