Chinese Lettuce Wraps

Chinese Lettuce Wraps

Happy New Year, everyone! Lettuce in Chinese is Sheng Cai 生菜,which sounds close to Sheng Cai 生财. It means making money. Wishing everyone best luck in the new year, the year of rooster. Thank you! Regards, Ling Ingredients: 1/2 pound chicken ground meat 2 dried Or...
Pan Roasted Peanuts

Pan Roasted Peanuts

My Mom is in the kitchen! Here’s how she pan roasts peanuts. Crispy and delicious. Ingredients: 1 pound of blanched peanuts without skin Salt 1. Heat up a pan to medium low heat and add peanuts. 2. Roast for about 30 minutes. 3. Add salt if desired and roast for...
Cucumber Salad

Cucumber Salad

Can it be easier than making cucumber salad? It is super simple but refreshing. Kirby cucumbers are very crispy. Enjoy! 2 Kirby cucumbers (or 1 medium regular cucumber) 1/3 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon sugar 1 garlic clove, minced (skip it if you can’t eat raw...
Sesame Noodles

Sesame Noodles

Who doesn’t like noodles? Enjoy these tasty and delightful sesame noodles especially for the summer. You may have for lunch or as an appetizer for dinner. The sauce is the key, but very easy to make. Enjoy! 1/4 pound of fresh or dried noodles, or pasta, cooked...
Steamed Eggs with Soy Milk

Steamed Eggs with Soy Milk

This is a homey and nutritious dish that I grew up with. It’s normally made of eggs and water mixture, but I use soy milk instead. You may have it for breakfast or serve with rice. 2 large eggs 1 1/2 cups of soy milk 1/3 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon chopped green...