"Yuan Yang" - Hong Kong Style Milk Tea

"Yuan Yang" – Hong Kong Style Milk Tea

Recently it has been cold and rainy. So I have decided to make some Hong Kong Style Milk Tea to warm myself up. Milk tea is a popular part of many Cantonese people’s daily lives, not only served as part of afternoon tea, but also at breakfast or dinner. There are different types of Hong […]

Fried Rice with Bacon and Vegetables

Fried Rice with Bacon and Vegetables

After a delicious curry dinner last night, we still have a lot of cooked rice left. So I decided to make fried rice today. Fried Rice is one of the most popular dishes in Chinese restaurants, but you know you can make it at home easily.   Fried Rice with Bacon and Vegetables Ingredients: (serves 2) […]

Green Curry Chicken - A Taste of Thailand

Green Curry Chicken – A Taste of Thailand

Curry is a very common dish in India, Japan and Thailand. But there is a clear taste difference in each country. My husband and I often have Indian curry dishes. Last year, we went to Thailand and fell in love with Thai curries. Thai curry dishes are not as rich as Indian curries, but are more […]

Shredded Chicken with Bell Pepper

Shredded Chicken with Bell Pepper

My workmates always ask me: How can you make a delicious, healthy dinner within half an hour? Well, there are lots of options of course, and I always start with Shredded Chicken with Bell Pepper. It is a very common dish, but very refreshing. Shredded Chicken with Bell Pepper Ingredients: 2 chicken breasts 2 bell peppers 1 […]

Tea Egg

Tea Egg

In China, Tea Eggs have been in almost everyone’s life. Especially in the morning, you can find it everywhere: breakfast stands, newspaper stands, convenience stores… Tea Eggs are a common breakfast for students, workers, office ladies… Today, I am going to tell you how to make this nice flavored Tea Egg at home. Tea Egg   Ingredients: 4-5 […]

Home Made Dumplings

Home Made Dumplings

As one of the most famous traditional Chinese foods, Jiaozi (Dumplings) has about more than 1400 years of history. In the North of China, dumplings represents peace, joy and happiness. When family members leave home, when there’s something to celebrate, when guests come over, dumplings are always a popular dish to serve. Especially on Spring Festival, […]

Scallion Pancake and Stir-fried Eggs

Scallion Pancake and Stir-fried Eggs

I have an aunt who lives in the countryside. When I was small, every time my dad took me to visit her she would make Scallion Pancakes and Stir-fired Eggs for us. Dad told me this is a traditional dish, in former times people who lived in the countryside were poor, flour and eggs were the […]

Fried Vegetable Balls - Easy Finger Food for Little Get-togethers

Fried Vegetable Balls – Easy Finger Food for Little Get-togethers

In the North of China, during the winter, Fried Vegetable Balls gets very popular,  it’s deep-fried and has a lot of nice vegetable flavor in it. You can always find it on the street, or in supermarkets. But I prefer to make it at home by myself, because it is really easy to make, and you can use […]

Garlic Broccoli - Nutrient-Rich Home Style Dish

Garlic Broccoli – Nutrient-Rich Home Style Dish

I always try to serve more vegetable dishes, and Garlic Broccoli is one of my husband’s favorites. Although broccoli has many nutritional benefits, getting picky eaters and children to eat this vegetable can be difficult. Well, try this one that combines health benefits of broccoli and garlic, plus a great taste. Garlic Broccoli Ingredients (serves 2): 1 […]

Homemade Chinese Egg Pancake

Homemade Chinese Egg Pancake

When I was small, I use to spend summers at Grandma’s. My favorite breakfast was Egg Pancake Grandma made. Every time she starts making it, me and my cousin always run around her like little happy birds.It is such an easy, healthy and delicious breakfast. Chinese Egg Pancake Ingredients: (serves two) 4  eggs 1/4  cucumber 2  spring […]