Slow-Cooker Herbal Chicken Soup

“Clear, Nourishing And Natural Sweetness Herbal Soup” Ready : 3-4 hrs Generic : SlowCooker Difficulty : Easy [ Prep : 5 mins † Cooking : 3-4 hrs ] Printable Recipe —   This essentially an exact version of “Double-Boiled Herbal Black (Silkie) Chicken Soup (滋补乌鸡汤)” – click for recipe, but done in Slow Cooker and using Free Range Chicken. So why re-post…

Classic Double-Boiled Pure Chicken Essence (炖鸡精)

“Aromatic Nourishing Pure Chicken Essence” Ready : 3-4 hrs Generic : DoubleBoil Difficulty : Tedious [ Prep : 30 mins † Cooking : 3-4 hrs ] Printable Recipe —   Chicken essence is the extract of juice from a smashed-up whole Chicken (flesh and bones everything together). The Chinese do the extraction by an ingenious way of double-boiling the Chicken (Chicken alone, no…

Double-Boiled Pure Chicken Essence (炖鸡精)

“Aromatic Nourishing Pure Chicken Essence” Ready : 3-4 hrs Generic : DoubleBoil Difficulty : Tedious [ Prep : 30 mins † Cooking : 3-4 hrs ] Printable Recipe —   Chicken essence is the extract of juice from a smashed-up whole Chicken (flesh and bones everything together). The Chinese do the extraction by an ingenious way of double-boiling the Chicken (Chicken alone, no…

Double-Boiled Herbal Black (Silkie) Chicken Soup (滋补乌鸡汤)

“Clear, Nourishing And Natural Sweetness Herbal Soup” Ready : 3-4 hrs Generic : DoubleBoil Difficulty : Easy [ Prep : 5 mins † Cooking : 3-4 hrs ] Printable Recipe —   “Herbal“, to all of us – in many ways, suggest an unpalatable flavor, maybe even a bitter-tasting medicinal-like concoction that is very unappealing.  In all honesty,  this could not be further from the truth…

Double-Boiled Wine Chicken

“Simple Delicious Chinese Wine Chicken” — Ready : 1 hrs 10 mins [Prep : 10 mins † Cooking : 1 hrs] Printable Recipe —   “Wong Zhao Kai or Chinese Yellow Wine Chicken” is a classic and well-known Hakka dish which is labeled as Confinement food. The VianD has posted two other versions of this dish; namely – “Classic Wong…

Double-Boiled Herbal Chicken Soup

“Clear, Nourishing And Natural Sweetness Herbal Soup” — Ready : 3-4 hrs [Prep : 5 mins † Cooking : 3-4 hrs] Printable Recipe —   “Herbal“, to all of us – in many ways, suggest an unpalatable flavors, even bitter-tasting medicinal-like concoction that is very un-appealing.  In all honesty,  this could not be further from the truth because in…

Simple Bayam/Chinese Spinach (Amaranth) Soup

Ready : 20 mins  [Prep : 5 mins † Cooking : 15 mins] Serve : 4 pax with other dishes Generic : Boil Level : More than easy Idle : None Printable Recipe.  “Simple Delicious Healthy Soup” To The VianD, Bayam (Amaranth) has always been associated with “baby food” LoL. Reason, well, this Veggie has always been incorporated into baby food in some…

Simple Sweet Baby BokChoy Soup

Ready : 20  mins [Prep : 5 mins † Cooking : 15 mins] Serve : 3 with other dishes Generic : Boil Level : More than easy Idle : None Printable Recipe. “Delicious Simple Healthy Soup” Cultivated in China for centuries, BokChoy has played a large part not only in its cuisine, but also in traditional Chinese medicine (contain a wealth of vitamins…

Classic Wong Zhao Kai (Original Chinese Yellow Wine Chicken)

Ready : 30 mins [Prep : 10 mins † Cooking : 20 mins] Serve :  4 with other dishes Generic :  Fry/Simmer Level :  Easy Idle :  10-15 mins Printable Recipe. “The Original Classic Wine Chicken” “Chinese Yellow Wine or Rice wine, is a type of Chinese alcoholic beverage brewed directly from grains such as rice and contains 18…

Cabbage Egg Soup With Glass (Cellophane) Noodles

Ready : 20 mins [Prep : 5 mins † Cooking : 15 mins † Excluding Soaking Noodles Time] Serve :  4 with other dishes Generic :  Boil Level :  More Than Easy Idle :  NonePrintable Recipe. “Simple Wholesome Hearty Satisfying Soup Dish” “Cabbage Egg Soup With Glass (Cellophane) Noodles” is probably the ultimate comfort dish for The VianD while growing up. The…

Yuk Chuk Herbal Soup (玉竹草药汤)

Ready : 3  hrs 30 mins [Prep : 15 mins † Cooking : 3hrs 15 mins] Serve : 4 with other dishes Generic : Boil/Simmer Level : More than easy Idle : 3 hrs 15 mins Printable Recipe. “Clean, Nourishing And Natural Sweetness Herbal Soup” “Yuk Chuk (玉竹)” is called “Polygonatum Odoratum/Solomon’s Seal” and is widely used in Traditional Chinese Medicine. It is neutral…

Mao Guo Soup (Fuzzy/Hairy Gourd) with Glass Noodle

Ready : 30 mins [Prep : 10 mins † Cooking : 20 mins † Excluding Soaking Time] Serve :  4 with other dishes Generic :  Boil/Simmer Level :  Easy Idle :  20 mins Printable Recipe. “Simple Healthy Tasty Soup” This is another simple healthy way to prepare “Mao Guo (Fuzzy/Hairy Gourd). A soup dish which is great for young kids as…