Pork Ribs Soya Sauce Soup – simplified bak kut teh (肉骨茶)

Technically speaking, this is not Bak Kut Teh, as it do not have the spices.  However, it is a simplified version with very little ingredient, and yet tasty.  Easy method to make a simple meal. Ingredients (Serves 3-4) 600-800 grams … Continue reading →

Potato Carrot Soup

Potato carrot soup

  Ingredients 2 potato 1-2 carrot 1 big yellow onion 1 tomato 200 grams pork ribs 1 1/2 liters water Salt to taste dash of ground white pepper Spring onion (optional) Method Peel the potato, and cut into chucks of … Continue reading →

Watercress Soup (西洋菜汤)

Here is another slow cook soup (煲汤) recipe. Ingredients 1 or 2 bunch of watercress (sold in bunches usually with the stems) 5 dried red dates 1 honey date (金丝蜜枣) (dried dates with sugar) 200 grams pork ribs 2 dried … Continue reading →

Black Bean Soup with He Shou Wu (何首乌)

This can be drink as usual day soup.  This soup with the He Shou Wu is also a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), that known to help hair growth and darkening of grey hairs. Ingredients 3/4 cup Black beans 5 dried … Continue reading →

Corn and Carrot Soup

Here is another slow cook soup (煲汤) recipe. Ingredients 2 fresh corn on cob 2 carrots 5 dried red dates 200 grams pork ribs 2 dried scallop (干贝) 4 dried oyster (蚝豉, 蚝干) 1 tablespoon wolf berry (枸杞子) optional 2 … Continue reading →