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December 24, 2020 – 1:14 pm | 1,286 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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Soups for Children

Soups that are designed and suitable for children of all ages.

Spring Soups

Soups designed to remove humidity and cleanse the body of toxins.

Summer Soups

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.

Tangerine Peels (Dried)

December 26, 2008 – 9:13 am | 25,149 views

Ingredient Name:  Dried Tangerine Peels Traditional Chinese Name:  陳皮 (chen pí) What is this?

The aged and/or dried skin of tangerines or mandarin oranges
They …

Ginger (Fresh)

December 25, 2008 – 10:30 pm | 13,551 views

Ingredient Name:  Fresh Ginger
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 薑 (jiāng)
 
What is this?

The ginger root is the underground stem of the ginger plant

It is often …

Garlic (Fresh)

December 25, 2008 – 4:31 am | 6,383 views

Ingredient Name:  Fresh Garlic
 
Traditional Chinese Name: 蒜 (suàn)
 
What is this?

A pungent root that is often used for medicinal and culinary purposes

The edible bulb …

Rock Sugar

December 25, 2008 – 3:52 am | 2 Comments | 17,311 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 | 20,617 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 | 26,655 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 | 14,054 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 | 62,283 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 | 33,890 views