Lion’s Head (Chinese Meatballs) Recipe

Lion’s Head (Chinese Meatballs) Recipe

Lion’s Head (large Chinese meatball) sometimes is known as Four-Joy Meatballs. This is a well-known holiday recipe for example Chinese New Year. Basically this is large fried Chinese meatballs. And we are having a braised version today. Additionally, those meat balls can also be steamed or use as ingredient in soup recipes. The ingredients are quite common, minced pork, egg and starch, onion and ginger. Usually for most of Chinese meatballs, we like to add some vegetables; on one hand, … [Continue reading...]

Hunan Chili Sauce

Hunan Chili Sauce-5th

Hunan Chili Sauce is also known as chopped chili or salted chili sauce. It is one kind of seasoning frequently used in Hunan cuisine which is popular in Hunan and Hubei provinces. Chopped chilies are usually used in steamed recipes for example one of the most famous Hunan province steamed fish heard with chopped chilies (剁椒鱼头(duòjiāoyútóu)). I love to make some from time to time in case that I need those chilies from time to time. However these chilies used here cannot be kept for too … [Continue reading...]

Bubble (Boba) Tea Recipe

bubble tea recipe

Bubble tea (Bubble Milk Tea) is the most popular daily street drink in China especially among young girls. In almost shopping centers in main Chinese cities, you will…

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Chinese Eggplant Salad Recipe

Chinese eggplant recipe--Spicy Cold Salad

Chinese eggplant recipe—Spicy cold salad. Eggplant is one of the treasure purple food that loved by Chinese people. And it tastes really good no matter in salad, stir-fries…

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Sausage Fried Rice

Chinese sausage fried rice-

Easy and savory  fried rice with Chinese sausage. This fried rice is based on  basic Chinese egg fried rice. This is a very common and popular Chinese fried rice…

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Szechuan Beef Stir Fry

Szechuan Beef Shreds Stir fry

Szechuan beef shred or Dried fried beef shreds(干煸牛肉丝),literally named as Sautéed Shredded Beef in Chili Sauce, is another famous dish from Sichuan cuisine that everyone Sichuan food lover should…

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Steamed Rice Cake

steamed rice cake recipe

Easy and healthy Chinese steamed rice cake recipe that you will love once you tried. This is the pillow soft and snow white Chinese rice cake that my…

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Mapo Tofu Recipe

mapo tofu recipe

Authentic Szechuan Mapo tofu recipe with both Pi’xian doubanjiang and homemade red oil doubanjiang. Mapo tofu is one of the top ten famous Chinese dishes and enjoys a…

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Pickled Mustard Green Recipe

pickled mustard green recipe

Chinese pickled mustard green is quite similar to Vietnam dưa chua is a featured ingredients in many Chinese cuisine especially in Sichuan cuisine. In Szechuan cuisine, pickled vegetables…

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