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grass jelly with sweetened red beans

Grass Jelly (cincau)

Iced grass jelly has been one of my favorite summer desserts as it helps to keep the body cool during hot days.  Grass jelly (仙草烧) is a sweet ...

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vegetarian steamed buns

Vegetarian Steamed Buns

A healthier version of Chinese stuffed pork buns--vegetarian steamed buns with chives, egg and bean vermicelli. Several days ago, I mentioned that ...

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wood ear mushroom salad

Wood Ear Mushroom Salad

Wood ear mushroom salad is a very easy and popular Chinese side cold dish. It possibly enjoys the highest ordering rate in Chinese restaurants. Do you ...

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