Pig’s Feet & Lotus Root Soup

1,Put pig’s feet pieces into a deep pot. Add in enough water. 2, Bring the water to boil for about 5 mins. 3, Take all the pig’s feet pieces out and wash clean in water. 4, Put everything into pot: pig’s feet, lotus root (peeled and cut into chunks), red dates (makes soup taste sweet),…

Trotter & Soy Bean Soup

My husband suddenly mentioned collagen the other day. Trotters came to my mind immediately. So I decided to cook this soup. A very classic Chinese trotter and soy bean soup. It’s a very simple but time-consuming soup. Wash trotters in water and remove the hair. Soak soy beans in advance for 2 or 3 hours…

Dark Braised Trotters 

1. Cut trotters into small pieces. 2. Place trotter pieces in a pot. Pour in enough water covers trotter. 3. Turn on stove and heat till water boils. Take trotter pieces out. Rinse and drain. 4. Heat a little oil in the pan. Put trotter pieces in. Stir fry a bit. 5. Add in a…

Soy Beans & Pig’s Feet Soup

Pig’s feet are very popular among women due to abundant collagen. 1. Soak soy beans in water for hours till they get a bit softened. 2. Add enough water in clay pot. ( clay pot is perfect for slow cooking dishes). Put pig’s feet in pot. Turn to high heat. When water boiled, flip pig’s…