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Chinese Eggplant in Soybean Sauce - Completed Dish

Chinese Eggplant in Soybean Sauce (东北酱茄子)

Try my version of this popular dish from Northeastern China: Chinese Eggplant in Soybean Sauce!


Published: March 19, 2022

King Mushrooms in Black Pepper Sauce - Completed Dish

King Oyster Mushrooms in Black Pepper Sauce (黑椒蘑菇)

Try this flavorful mushroom recipe with my homemade black pepper sauce. The robust sauce complements and brings out the mushroom’s umami.


Published: January 15, 2022

Onions with Pork Julienne - Completed Dish

Onions with Pork Julienne (洋葱炒肉丝)

This is my father-in-law’s favorite go-to recipe. The onion’s sweetness complements the pork julienne’s umami and savory flavor. It pairs extremely well with rice.


Published: January 01, 2022

Shrimp Pancakes with Egg in Bell Pepper Slices - Completed Dish

Shrimp Pancakes with Egg in Bell Pepper Slices (虾滑鸡蛋彩椒饼)

I created this Shrimp Egg Stuffed Bell Pepper pancakes with just few simple ingredients. My family loved it. I find it especially convenient to make this in lunch box for kids since it can be done in less than 30 minutes.


Published: October 30, 2021

Chicken Corn Pine Nut Lettuce Wrap - Completed Dish

Chicken Corn Pine Nut Lettuce Wrap (松子玉米炒鸡米)

Try this simple lettuce wrap with chicken and pine nuts! It’s easy to make and great for a dinner party.


Published: August 14, 2021

Mung Bean Sprouts - Completed Dish

Mung Bean Sprout Salad

Mung bean sprout salad is super versatile. Add it on top of rice, noodle soup, or porridge. As a standalone dish, it goes well with meat or seafood dishes. You can even add fresh chili or chili oil to make the salad spicy!


Published: March 27, 2021