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Chinese Cabbage with Pork Belly and Tofu in Pork Stock 1

Chinese Cabbage with Pork Belly and Tofu in Pork Stock

I love soups, I so love it for me a meal is not complete without it. Like vegetable dishes I am in constant find for new recipes with soups and every time I get hold of a Chinese restaurant menu, I take note of the soups they offer and that’s...

Pork Meatball Spinach Soup 1

Pork Meatball Spinach Soup

Pork Meatball Spinach Soup is a simple dish of pork meatballs cooked in a chicken broth with spinach and glass noodles. What’s good with eating out is that you discover a lot of things, like this one for instance, I thought I almost know all of the Chinese dishes out...

West Lake Beef Soup 1

West Lake Beef Soup

West Lake Beef Soup is a Chinese soup dish prepared with ingredients such as minced beef, tofu, shiitake mushrooms, egg whites and coriander. West Lake Beef Soup is a Chinese soup dish named after a freshwater lake in the Zhejiang region in Hangzhou, China, a beautiful natural scenic spot this...

Pork and Dried Shrimp Congee 2

Pork and Dried Shrimp Congee

Pork and Dried Shrimp Congee is our recipe for today and like the name suggest it’s a congee made with pork, dried shrimps and shiitake slowly simmered to perfection then served with eggs, chopped spring onions and crispy fried garlic. Congee is a type of rice porridge popular in Asia...

Watercress with Pork Rib Soup 1

Watercress with Pork Rib Soup

Pork Ribs and Watercress Soup infused with red dates, dried shrimps and Chinese almonds This I guess is one of the simplest recipes I ever encountered basically you just need to place everything in a pot then let it boil and cook, it’s that simple you don’t even need a...

Wonton Noodle Soup 1

Wonton Noodle Soup

Wonton Noodle Soup is a dish of delicate thin noodles in steaming hot soup with shrimp wontons and garnished with leafy vegetables, it a perfect comfort dish to serve during the cold weather. This delicate thin noodles in steaming hot soup with shrimp wontons and garnished with leafy vegetables, it...

Lanzhou Beef Noodle Soup 1

Lanzhou Beef Noodle Soup

Lanzhou Beef Noodle Soup or Lanzhou Beef Lamian is a type of a very spicy soup of sliced beef, radish, red chili oil and chewy hand-pulled wheat noodles. Lanzhou Beef Noodle Soup or Lanzhou Beef Lamian is a type of a very spicy soup of sliced beef, radish, red chili...

Hot and Sour Mushroom Soup with Bok Choy 1

Hot and Sour Mushroom Soup with Bok Choy

This Hot and Sour Mushroom Soup with Bok Choy is inspired from the Asian hot and sour soup but instead of using meats we infused it with and array of different mushrooms to give it that earthy meaty edge missing from most vegetable soups. This soup is inspired from the...

Chinese Herbal Chicken Soup 1

Chinese Herbal Chicken Soup

Chinese Herbal Chicken Soup is not your typical chicken soup, it’s a classic Cantonese recovery soup that was served usually to new mothers for centuries, it was also used for people who are sick, weak or have low energy. For the Westerns there is a saying “an apple a day...

Hot and Sour Soup

Hot and sour soup is a dish from the Sichuan cuisine made out of strips of chicken or pork cooked in a thick broth with vegetables like mushrooms, day lily buds, wood ear fungus, bamboo shoots and tofu. Hot and sour soup is a dish from the Sichuan cuisine made...