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Learn How To Fold Wontons 10 Different Ways!

Learn how to fold wontons with these 10 different folding techniques. Dazzle your family and friends with wontons in all sorts of shapes. Make wonton ravioli, samosas, chinese ingots and more. Fancy dazzling your family and friends with wontons in all sorts of shapes? Learn how to fold wontons with these 10 different folding techniques. […]

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2 Carrot Rice Porridge Recipes For the Baby and the Granny

p align=”left”> Home > Congee > Carrot Porridge Here are 2 carrot porridge recipes that would suit the palate of any baby, grandpa or grandma. I love to throw some carrot into my rice porridge. It bright orange colour puts some sparkle into the plain white congee and it ups the nutritional value of the […]

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2 Bitter Melon Recipes Using Pork

2 simple bitter melon recipes using pork cuts. Include some facts about the bitter gourd. As a child, I shun bitter melon, it is just too bitter. As I become older, I grew to appreciate it and it began with this lean pork soup, also known as 瘦肉苦瓜汤. It helped a lot that someone dear […]

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My Pork Wonton Recipes Collection

There are many pork wonton recipes because every Chinese cook has their own recipe. This could be their own creation or was passed down from the generations.  Some, like me, tend to make it up as we go along, especially with whatever leftovers we have in the fridge (^-_^). Ground pork is the de facto […]

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3 Herbal Pork Soup Recipes

The 3 Chinese herbal pork soup pair pork ribs or lean pork fillet with an array of Chinese herbs to address a variety of conditions. The first 2 recipes uses pork ribs and the last one uses lean pork. 1. 4-taste soup One of the most popular herbal pork soup is the 4-taste soup or […]

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2 Crab Meat Wonton Recipes

May these 2 crab meat wonton recipes give you some ideas to create your own. Fresh crab meat wrapped into little bundles is a delight to eat. Here are 2 recipes to kickstart your wonton adventure. The first is a traditional wonton boiled and served in soup. The next one is a crab rangoon recipe. […]

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Chinese Pearl Barley and Recipes

Although known as Chinese pearl barley, this popular Chinese food has no connection to barley. They are not even from the same genus. The scientific name is coix lachryma-jobi L. var. ma-yuen 薏苡仁 (Yiyi ren) or 薏仁 (Yi ren) or 薏米 (Yi mi). Coix lachryma-jobi L. has a folk name: Job’s tears and coix seeds […]

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Learn To Cook Watercress Soup Chinese Style

Watercress soup or 西洋菜汤 (xi yang cai tang) is very well-known in Singapore. This article contains preparation tips and some recipes. The main ingredient in this beloved soup is the watercress. It is called 西洋菜 (xi yang cai) in Mandarin and it literally means “western vegetable”. Unlike the watercress used in English creamy watercress soup which has thick roundish shiny […]

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Drink a Chinese Potato Soup for Weight Loss and Cold Relief

Chinese potato soup recipes are hearty and satisfying. Unlike creamy potato soups, they are clear broths with potato in bite-sized chunks or small cubes. It might come as a surprise but potato can be used in a weight loss diet. Many people think that potato is very starchy and will cause weight gain. In fact […]

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4 Fresh Chinese Yam Soup Recipes

Chinese yam soup with different meats and other Chinese herbs can improve digestion, helps reduce inflammation and regulate blood sugar.Chinese yam is sold in 2 forms: dried and fresh. Dried Chinese yam is known as 淮山 (huai shan) while the fresh version is known as 山药 (shan yao).Fresh Chinese yam. Photo by Phoebe Lim Chinese […]

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Minced Pork Congee For Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner

Minced pork congee is very easy to make. It has been in the family for ages. It is simple and easy to make. We always have white rice and ground pork in the kitchen. So it is natural that I often fall back to this recipe and make some for breakfast or lunch. slow cooked […]

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2 Fish Wonton Recipes

2 Fish wonton recipes that make tasty and healthy chinese appetizers and snacks for picky kids. These fish wonton recipes using fresh fish meat as filling makes healthy chinese appetizers or snacks. Make them for kids who avoid fish and veggies. Boil them, deep-fry them or steam them. It is up to you. Of course […]

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2 Chinese Crab Soup Recipes

Enjoy these 2 Chinese crab soup recipes. Fresh crab meat adds a touch of luxury to Chinese soups. But if you cannot get your hands on fres crabs, canned ones are okay. 1. Low fat creamy crab soup This crab soup recipe makes a satisfying creamy soup thickened slightly with cornstarch and cream of corn. It […]

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