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Shiitake and Chive Dumplings

Shiitake and Chive Dumplings by Renu Guru

Get all hands on deck for making dumplings - the interaction of making and eating together a fun way of entertaining. These vegetarian dumplings are stuffed with shiitake mushrooms and chives, mixed in with classic Asian flavour combination of ginger, coriander, soy sauce and sesame oil. Serve with a simple dipping sauce.

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Hearty Mediterranean Hash

Hearty Mediterranean Hash by Smokinhotchef

This hash can be served anytime of day or night!! I came up with it in the the a.m., so I served it for brunch. Loads of flavors and satisfy your Meatless Monday quota with ease and gratitude!

1 vote
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Yellow Garlic Rice and Broccoli

Yellow Garlic Rice and Broccoli by Smokinhotchef

I make this all the time for a quick and easy side dish. Alternately, this can be a main dish by adding 1 lb. of chicken, beef, or pork. my daughter Genesis loves it and enjoys this recipe as her main dish with no meat added. I feel great knowing my children can be satisfied with a meatless meal and still be happy!

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Jammin' Jambalaya

Jammin' Jambalaya by Smokinhotchef

This is my take on jambalaya encompassing the essence of the dish without a lot of fuss. These flavors mimic the flavors that have been key to jambalaya since it's origin around the early 1800's. I omitted the traditional okra. Not a big fan of okra!! Nonwithall, this recipe is super simple, simply delicious. Great as a main course…

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Savoury Steamed Spare Ribs Recipe (豉汁蒸排骨)

Savoury Steamed Spare Ribs Recipe (豉汁蒸排骨) by Blackswan

The Steamed Spare Ribs with Black Bean is a very popular dish, often found in the Chinese dim-sum menu. I’ve been trying to master a perfect recipe over the years to suit my family’s taste buds; finally producing my most satisfied family favourite.

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Lovely Steamed Open-shell Scallops

Lovely Steamed Open-shell Scallops by Blackswan

What do you think of these cute Scallops sitting prettily in their shells? Don’t you agree that they’re great for entertaining? They’re as good as they look!

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Maid Rite and Tendermaid Hamburgers At Home

Maid Rite and Tendermaid Hamburgers At Home by Terry

The secret to a Maid Rite and/or Tendermaid style loose burger Hamburger is that the beef is steamed and not fried, and this does make all the difference. Making them at home can be done although it is slightly more painstaking than the frying pan, but well worth the effort. I use a streiner or colander over a pot of boiling water…

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Steamed Longevity Butterfly Prawns

Steamed Longevity Butterfly Prawns by Blackswan

I found these beautiful butterfly prawns at a coffee shop & went home to experiment cutting & decorating it after that. The pattern is nice especially when you've guests. Check out this simple & delicious dish for this Chinese New Year!

1 vote
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The Legend of Pipa Tofu & My Birthday!

The Legend of Pipa Tofu & My Birthday! by Blackswan

Yes, it's my birthday today! To thank all my friends & bloggers for their warmth wishes @ Facebook & to reward readers for their support to this site, I’m gonna introduce you to one of my family's favourite dish. This is also the fave food of one of the China’s Four Great Beauties, Xi Shi (西施). She is said to be “so entrancingly…

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Steamed Dory Roll with Snow Fungus

Steamed Dory Roll with Snow Fungus by Blackswan

Therapeutic Effects: Eating fish can provide an excellent source of Omega-3 fatty acids, vitamins & minerals that benefit your general health. It is recommended to have at least two servings of fish per week to help prevent heart disease, lower blood pressure & reduce the risk of heart attacks & strokes. Snow Fungus (雪耳) -…

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Broccoli Carrot Raisin Salad

Broccoli Carrot Raisin Salad by Deepti Naik

2 votes
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Steamed Mussels

Steamed Mussels by norah lucus

This is an easy, tasty and pretty popular way to steam mussels.

2 votes
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