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Snow Fungus and Pear Soup Recipe

Snow Fungus and Pear Soup   This snow fungus and pear soup recipe may sound odd to the regular person, but those who are familiar with traditional Chinese medicine know of its benefits. Snow fungus and pear soup recipes are most well-known for their cooling properties. You can read more about the cooling and heating […]

Hairy Gourd with Dried Shrimp Recipe

Hairy Gourd with Dried Shrimp   This hairy gourd with dried shrimp recipe is a simple and tasty dish that’s best enjoyed in the summertime. It gives you a refreshing feel and it can be served as a main or a side dish. A staple in traditional Chinese cuisine, this dish brings feelings of nostalgia […]

Chinese Oxtail Soup Recipe

Chinese Oxtail Soup Recipe Oxtail Soup has origins in many countries, but the one thing that is agreed upon is that it is the perfect comfort food.  The secret behind its rich flavour is in the preparation. The broth is made by stewing the oxtail with the bone to release all the flavour from the […]

Candied Strawberries Recipe

Candied Strawberries   This candied strawberries recipe is so easy and simple, delicious and you only need 3 ingredients! In Chinese culture, they say that fruits are nature’s candy. Traditionally called tanghulu, it’s skewered fruit dipped in syrup that is a popular street food found at night markets in Taiwan. You can experiment with this […]

Pandan Jelly Dessert Recipe

Pandan Jelly Dessert   If your kids love jello, try this southeastern pandan jelly dessert recipe! Traditionally called “lod chong” in Thailand, this dessert is a great way to cool down in the summer while trying something new. This pandan jelly dessert is a popular treat in other southeastern countries such as Indonesia, Vietnam and […]

Chicken Thigh with Bok Choy Recipe

Chicken Thigh with Bok Choy In this chicken thigh with bok choy recipe, the star of the show isn’t the chicken. It’s the bok choy! Bok choy is a great vegetable to change up your diet this spring. It is high in nutrients while also low in calories. It’s considered one of the world’s healthiest […]

National Chinese Take-Out Day

National Chinese Take-Out Day   By: Karen Le Feature Photo: https://www.dailybreak.com/break/netflix-and-chill-marry-kill-takeout-food   Everyone’s favourite thing to eat during any holiday or time of the year, Chinese take-out. National Chinese Take-Out Day is on November 5th. When you think of Chinese food you most likely think of General Tso’s chicken or sweet and sour chicken balls. […]

Mango Pomelo Sago Recipe

Pomelos are a popular fruit in the warmer regions of the world…

Winter Melon Soup Recipe

Winter Melon Soup   One of the most iconic soups in Chinese culture, winter melon soup is a must-try recipe. There are many health benefits associated with winter melon soup. Read more about this iconic soup here. It’s best known for it’s cooling properties, making it a perfect recipe to enjoy during the summer. There […]

Ginger Chicken Congee Recipe

Ginger Chicken Congee   When you’re feeling down or unwell, chicken noodle soup is probably your go-to, but it does get boring. Why not try something new? This Ginger Chicken Congee recipe is the Asian equivalent of chicken noodle soup! It’s delicious, nutritious and easy to digest. What more could you want from the ultimate […]

The Hungry Ghost Festival

Hungry Ghost Festival By: Karen Le   Like people from all over the world, the Chinese also have their own special day to celebrate the dead. Similar to the very popular Mexican celebration, Día de Muertos or Day of the Dead, Chinese people dedicate a holiday to care for the dead.  The Hungry Ghost Festival […]

Mung Bean Salad Recipe

Mung Bean Salad   Mung beans are known for their many health benefits. You can often find mung bean face masks. Why not get the benefits straight from the source with this mung bean salad recipe! So what are mung beans exactly? Mung beans are a green bean that is part of the legume family. […]

Chinese Pork Dumplings Recipe

Chinese Pork Dumplings   Next to rice, dumplings are the staple of Chinese cuisine. It’s no wonder that everyone is in search of the best and most authentic Chinese pork dumplings recipe. Well look no further, here it is! Origin of the Chinese Pork Dumplings Recipe Although they are a must in Chinese cuisine, dumplings […]

Crispy Chicken Spring Rolls Recipe

Crispy Chicken Spring Rolls Recipe Servings: 3 Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 15 minutes Ingredients: 2 tsp sesame oil 1 lb ground chicken ½ tsp garlic ½ tsp ginger 2 tbsp oyster sauce 1 tsp white pepper 1 tsp sugar 1 head of cabbage 2 medium carrots 2 green onion ½ cup light soy […]

8 Treasure Congee Recipe

8 Treasure Congee   8 Treasure Congee is commonly eaten during the 8th day of the 12th lunar month, or better known as the coldest day of the year, to celebrate the Laba Festival. It’s called “8 Treasure Congee” because of the 8 types of ingredients that go into it. Easy and healthy, make sure […]

Chrysanthemum Herbal Tea Recipe

Chrysanthemum Herbal Tea   When you hear the word “herbal tea”, what do you usually think about? Usually, something that smells not-so-pleasant, right? But don’t worry, that’s exactly what this chrysanthemum herbal tea recipe is not! The chrysanthemum is a golden flower that is commonly used to make medicines. In traditional Chinese medicine, it is […]

Shanghai Fried Noodles Recipe

Shanghai Fried Noodles   Shanghai, China is one of the most populated cities in the world, with people constantly on the move. One thing that will always remain constant is their amazing Shanghai Fried Noodles recipe. So what makes Shanghai Fried Noodles different from other noodle dishes? It’s made with a Shanghai-style noodle called cumian, […]

Chinese Dumplings: Traditional Delights

Chinese Dumplings: Traditional Delights By Madalina Hubert   Why do we enjoy Chinese dumplings? There are so many reasons. They are juicy, soft and tasty, and best enjoyed with family and friends. Perhaps you have tasted at least one type of Chinese dumpling. In recent years, this dumpling has become more and more popular in […]

Chinese Hot Dog Bun Recipe

Chinese Hot Dog Bun When you go to a Chinese bakery, what’s your go-to bun? For a lot of people it’s the famous Chinese hot dog bun and you can make it right at home with this recipe! So what are Chinese hot dog buns? They’re exactly what they sound like! They’re soft fluffy buns […]

Sesame Garlic Chicken Recipe

Sesame Garlic Chicken If you’re in a rush to make dinner or struggling to find a dish that the kids will like, you should definitely try this Sesame Garlic Chicken Recipe. Skip your favourite Chinese take-out restaurant tonight and opt for a healthier alternative.  Many restaurants deep-fry their chicken to give the dish that crispy […]

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