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Lamb Dumplings - Completed Dish

Lamb Dumplings (羊肉饺子 Yang Rou Jiao Zi)

Do you like lamb? This is my version of dumplings made with lamb meat.

Published: November 26, 2022


Stuffed Bitter Melon - Completed Dish

Stuffed Bitter Melon (镶苦瓜)

These unremarkable fermented black beans (douchi) add superb umami to the stuffed meat and bitter melon.

Published: October 08, 2022

Improvised sweet sesame pancakces - completed dish

Improvised Sweet Sesame Pancakes

These quick and easy improvised sesame pancakes are a sweet addition to my homemade snacks. They go really well with coffee!

Published: October 01, 2022

Lazy/Easy Whole Tender Chicken - Completed Dish

Lazy/Easy Whole Tender Chicken (Using Rice Cooker) (懒人嫩鸡)

This Lazy Whole Tender Chicken recipe is one of the easiest, simplest, and tastiest chicken recipes. It is super versatile and pairs well with pretty much anything. I find the “laziest” method is to use a rice cooker.

Published: September 24, 2022

Chinese Broccoli with Oyster Sauce- Completed Dish

Chinese Broccoli with Oyster Sauce (蚝油芥蓝 Hao You Gai Lan)

This 15 minute recipe uses oyster sauce and blanched Chinese Broccoli, which I grew in my garden.

Published: September 17, 2022

Eggplant Braised Noodles - Completed Dish

Eggplant Braised Noodles (茄子焖面 Qie Zi Men Mian)

Quick one-bowl noodle dish. Try these eggplant braised noodles if you’re short on time!

Published: September 10, 2022

Bitter Melon Salad - Completed Dish

Bitter Melon Salad (凉拌苦瓜 Liang Ban Ku Gua)

Do you dislike bitter melon? Try this recipe that reduces the bitterness somewhat. It’s a good introduction to bitter melon.

Published: September 03, 2022