White Fungus, Red Date, Lotus Seed & Barley Soup

Yeah, it’s quite a long name. 🙂 Strictly speaking, this soup should belong to dessert, since it’s a sweet soup not a savory soup. Main ingredients are white fungus (soak in the water first till completely softened and remove the yellow bottom), red dates (remove the core), barley (wash clean), lotus seeds (remove the green…

Spare Ribs Soup ( With Red Dates & Ginkgo)

1. Rinse spare ribs in water. 2. Put ribs in a deep pot. Add in enough water higher than ribs. 3. Turn to high heat. When water boils, skim it.  4. Turn to low heat. Add in 2 or 3 red dates.  5. Cover the pot with lid. Let it slow cook for at least…

Glutinous Rice Chicken Soup

Glutinous rice needs to be soaked in water for overnight. Stuff chicken with glutinous rice, 3 or 4 garlic cloves, 2 or 3 red dates. And then tight the chicken up in case the stuff inside run out. Put chicken in a large deep pot. Add in enough water. Make spring onion a knot, then…

Easy Red Date Chicken Leg Soup

Chicken leg and several red dates in a pot. Pour in enough water that higher than ingredients. Turn to medium heat and cook for around 1 hour and a half. The soup will become a little white in color. Before turn off the stove, add a little salt. If you like, you can also add…