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Chinese Sesame Crusted Ribs


  • 1 large piece fermented red bean curd (about 1 tablespoon)
  • 2 teaspoons Shaoxing wine
  • ⅛ teaspoon white pepper
  • ¼ teaspoon Chinese five spice powder…
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Five Spice Chicken

This recipe uses chicken thighs which we especially like because of the nice serving size and the moistness. You can make the chicken only or add the suggested vegetables to make a complete meal. 220 more words

Main Course

Chinese Chicken Curry

There is something wonderful about Chinese chicken curry with rice. I suppose it takes me back to my childhood. Of course I suppose there is nothing authentic about it, but that yellowish creamy sauce, with onions and mushrooms makes it my favourite. 300 more words

Quick Suppers

Cantonese Roast Duck

There are times when I have an idea that gains momentum as rapidly as a growing snowball does when rolling down a snow covered mountainside in a cartoon. 1,085 more words


Tea eggs recipe

This week I made and with ramen you need to have a tea egg or a boiled egg marinaded in soy sauce, that is what I normally do but I really wanted to try out his recipe. 173 more words


Placeholder Cats

I have various sets of photos edited to put in posts and keep forgetting the actual posting part.  As it’s quite late and I need to clean litterboxes before I go to bed, they’ll have to continue to wait, but here are a few standalone cat pics so I don’t entirely forget how to do this. 59 more words


Herbed Meatballs and Stuffed Onions with Cherries

Meatballs cooked with cherries, are known in the Persian, Bukharin and Georgian cuisines. Stuffed onions are also known in these cuisines, and in the Turkish and Greek ones as well. 548 more words