Rib Soup Again! (with Lotus Root and Black Kidney Beans)

My husband is a crazy soup lover. Chicken soup and Rib soup are two kinds which I always cook for him. This time, I tried to make soup with black kidney beans. 1. Soak kidney beans in advance. 2-3 hrs maybe. 2. Wash ribs under water over and over again. 3. Place ribs in a…

Corn Soup

1. Cut all the kernels from a fresh corn. 2. Put corn in a pot. Add in 1/2 cup milk. Bring to boil then turn to low heat and simmer till corn is cooked. 3. Pour all the corn with milk into a blender. Blend till smooth. 4. Pour back to pot. Turn to low…

Chicken Shrimp Wanton Soup Recipe

My husband is big fan of Wanton noodles. When we were in a short trip in Penang, we had very nice wanton noodles at a street stall. He seemed to be addicted to wanton noodles. So after we came back in Singapore, I think I can work a bit on wanton recipe. This time, I…

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…

Clams & Tofu Soup

A very nice and easy soup. 1. Wash clams clean in water. 2. Place clams in a pot. Add in ginger slices and a little salt and water. Boil till all the shells open. Skim the stock. Take all the clams out in a bowl. And set stock aside. 3. Cut bacon into small pieces….

White Radish Ge Da Soup

You can choose green radish as well. 1. Grate white radish into shreds. 2. Heat 1 tablespoon oil in the pot. Sauté dried shrimp, and chopped ginger. Then add in white radish shreds. Stir fry for a little while. 3. Pour in 2 cups hot water. Bring to boil. 4. Prepare 1/2 cups flour. Add…

Pork Ribs & Chinese Yam Soup

Chinese Yam is called 山药 (shan yao), which is considered to be very good for health. 1. Rinse pork ribs in water. Change water several times till water is clear with no more blood. 2. Put ribs in a deep pot. Add in water that covers all ribs. 3. Turn to high heat and bring…

Baby Squid, Seaweed & Egg Soup

One time my aunt in China asked me and my husband to have lunch at her home. My aunt used to own a small restaurant and she was the chef there. So she can cook really delicious food. She cooked baby’s squid egg soup that day. My husband tried it and loved it immediately. Even…

Tom Yam Gong Soup

My husband and I had very good Tom Yam Gong Soup when we were in Bangkok. I really love it. Can’t wait to try after we come back. I bought Tom Yam Gong paste from supermarket. It’s a really quick soup. 1. Add 400 ml water in the pot. Add in chopped blue ginger and…