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Mung Bean Jelly with Sichuan Spicy Sauce

Mung Bean Jelly with Sichuan Spicy Sauce

This economical noodle dish is served chilled or at room temperature. The fiery spicy sauce pairs perfectly with the refreshingly cool noodles – no wonder this snack is so ubiquitous all over Sichuan! Print Recipe Mung Bean Jelly with Sichuan Spicy Sauce Servings Ingredients 1 […]

Tea-Flavored Eggs

Tea-Flavored Eggs

Print Recipe Tea-Flavored Eggs Servings Ingredients 5 large eggs marinating sauce: ¼ cup soy sauce3 tablespoons rice wine2 tablespoons sugar¾ cup strong black tea or Lutien Lotus Leaf Tea garnish: ½ teaspoon Sichuan peppercorn powder½ teaspoon chili powder¼ teaspoon salt Servings Ingredients 5 large eggs […]

Sous Vide Duck Confit with Heirloom Tomato Salad

Sous Vide Duck Confit with Heirloom Tomato Salad

Print Recipe Sous Vide Duck Confit with Heirloom Tomato Salad Servings Ingredients 2 duck legs1 tablespoon kosher salt1 teaspoon whole Sichuan peppercorns2 bay leavescup ¼ vegetable oil Salad Dressing: 1 tablespoon finely minced shallots1 tablespoon Chinese black vinegar1 teaspoon Dijon mustardteaspoon ¼salt3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive […]

Guei-Fei Chicken Wings

Guei-Fei Chicken Wings

The use of wine in this dish pays homage to Yang Guifei, the legendary imperial consort in the Tang Dyanasty. Her intoxicating beauty inspired numerous works of art, including poems and operas. Print Recipe Guei-Fei Chicken Wings Servings Ingredients 12 chicken wings mid-section3 tablespoons Vegetable […]

Spice Kingdom

Spice Kingdom

Yan Can Cook – Spice Kingdom is a 13-part series that explores the many aspects of how food and spices helped shape the history and culture of Western China. The series takes a comprehensive look, spanning thousands of years, tracing the region’s early history through […]

Taste of Malaysia Series

Taste of Malaysia Series

Yan Can Cook – Taste of Malaysia is a 13-part series that explores the many aspects of cuisines in Malaysia. Please visit this page again later in 2018 for more information on when this TV series will air.


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Hidden China Tour

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Mung Bean Jelly with Sichuan Spicy Sauce

Mung Bean Jelly with Sichuan Spicy Sauce

This economical noodle dish is served chilled or at room temperature. The fiery spicy sauce pairs perfectly with the refreshingly cool noodles – no wonder this snack is so ubiquitous all over Sichuan!

Warm Beef Salad

Warm Beef Salad

Warm, aromatic beef added to a healthy mix of salad greens. A delightful meal for all ages.

揚州炒飯 Yang Chow Fried Rice

揚州炒飯 Yang Chow Fried Rice

Yang Chow Fried Rice or 揚州炒飯 (Yeung Chow fried rice) is a popular Chinese-style wok fried rice dish in many Chinese restaurants throughout the world.

蝦餃 Har Gau Prawn Dumplings

蝦餃 Har Gau Prawn Dumplings

The dumpling is sometimes called a shrimp bonnet for its pleated shape. This dish is often served together with siumaai; when served in such a manner the two items are collectively referred to as hagaau-siumaai (Chinese: 蝦餃燒賣; Cantonese Yale: hāgáau sīumáai; pinyin: xiājiǎo shāomài).