Chicken Lo Mein

Chicken Lo Mein

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The difference between chow mein and lo mein is in the preparation. Chow mein is fried noodles and lo mein is mixed noodles. This all in one meal is quick and easy that will feed your family for much less than take out. If you can’t find egg noodles, you can use spaghetti or angel … Read More

Garlic Shrimp Fried Rice

Garlic Shrimp Fried Rice

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We often have leftover rice in the fridge which is perfect for fried rice. It doesn’t take lot of ingredients to make fried rice good. Simply choose a protein, a couple eggs, a vegetable and some aromatics and you’ll get a delicious meal in no time. Simple fried rice is the best fried rice. And … Read More

Young Chow Fried Rice

Young Chow Fried Rice

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I love fried rice because it is so versatile. You can pretty much add whatever you want and you’ll have a delicious all in one meal that is perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner. This is a very basic fried rice but you can substitute the meat with another protein and the peas with another … Read More

Chinese Beef Brisket Noodle Soup

Chinese Beef Brisket Noodle Soup

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This is my father-in-law’s favourite noodle dish. Truth be told, it is also mine! Although he prefers to have tendon in his but I don’t so I don’t include it in my recipe. This is especially comforting on cold rainy days. Makes 4-6 servings Ingredients 1½ pound beef brisket, beef finger meat, or boneless short … Read More

Hot and Sour Soup

Hot and Sour Soup

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Hot and sour soup is typically found in northern Chinese restaurants which has a very different style compared with southern Chinese cuisine. The heat from the ginger warms you up and I love the balance of savoury, sour and heat. Forget about takeout, make it at home. Makes 6-8 servings Ingredients ½ oz dried black … Read More

San Tung Chicken Wings

San Tung Chicken Wings

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While living in San Francisco, we often had these sweet, spicy and saucy chicken wings at San Tung restaurant and they were the best! It is one of our favourite restaurants to go to when we visit and we did attempt to go during our last visit in the spring but to our disappointment, they … Read More