Author: Lily

CANTONESE POACHED CHICKEN

CANTONESE POACHED CHICKEN

You slowly poach a whole (ideally free-range) chicken and flavor it with fresh scallions and ginger. After cooling, simply carve and serve with salted ginger scallion oil (and maybe a little soy sauce).

HONG KONG STYLE EGG WAFFLE

HONG KONG STYLE EGG WAFFLE

Hong Kong style egg waffle comes in a golden colored honeycomb shaper. It gives one an extraordinary experience when biting on it as it has a distinct texture of having a crispy shell with inner softness.

CHERRY SAUCE

CHERRY SAUCE

Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups pitted cherries 1/2 cup orange juice 1/4 cup maple syrup Instructions: Place all ingredients in saucepan on medium-low, cook and stir 7–8 minutes until tender and thickened. Serve over meat, pancakes, or ice cream.

FROZEN CHERRY YOGURT

FROZEN CHERRY YOGURT

Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups pitted cherries 1/2 cup vanilla yogurt 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 teaspoon almond extract 2 tablespoons honey Instructions: Freeze the cherries 30 minutes or until frozen. Place cherries and all ingredients in food processor bowl (or blender); process until smooth. Transfer 

FRESH CHERRY PIE

FRESH CHERRY PIE

A wonderful retreat in the summer is to have a fresh cherry pie.

CHINESE SHRIMP CHIPS

CHINESE SHRIMP CHIPS

Shrimp Chips, also called prawn crackers, are colorful fried chips often served at Chinese and Vietnamese restaurants as decor with dishes like crispy duck. Home made shrimp chips taste so much fresher. Ingredients: 5 ounces peeled, deveined shrimp ½ cup water 1 teaspoon onion powder 

BEIJING LAMB SKEWERS (YANGROU CHUAN)

BEIJING LAMB SKEWERS (YANGROU CHUAN)

Spicy Lamb skewers over hot coals from a roadside vendor is a classic Beijing street food. Spicy, crispy, fatty lamb skewers with Xinjiang spice is the bomb!

ASIAN BBQ TACOS

ASIAN BBQ TACOS

Ingredients: 1 pound should pork or pork butt Char Sui Sauce 1 tablespoon sesame oil 1 tablespoon rice wine black pepper Instructions: Combine the Char Siu sauce, sesame oil, rice wine and black pepper and mix well. Marinate pork for two hours or more. Preheat 

CHAR SIU CHINESE BBQ PORK

CHAR SIU CHINESE BBQ PORK

Char Siu is a classic Chinese Cantonese-style barbecue of roasted pork with a blend of salty and sweet, flavors with a hint of spice.

CREAM CHEESE CARROT MUFFINS

CREAM CHEESE CARROT MUFFINS

These muffins are moist and tender, studded with grated carrots and lightly spiced with ginger and cinnamon. They hold a tasty surprise within: a melting pool of sweetened cream cheese filling.