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Double Boiled Ginko Nut Chicken

Double Boiled Ginko Nut Chicken

Print Recipe Double Boiled Ginko Nut Chicken Servings Ingredients 1 whole free range chicken cleanedcup ½large green onion cut into 1 1/2” lengths3 slices gingercup ½shelled and peeled ginko nutswater to cover chickensalt Servings Ingredients 1 whole free range chicken cleanedcup ½large green onion cut […]

Tai Bai Chicken

Tai Bai Chicken

Print Recipe Tai Bai Chicken Servings Ingredients 12 oz skinless boneless chicken diced into bite-sized pieces3 tablespoons Vegetable oilcup ½ whole dried red chilies1/3 cup diced pickled chilies1 whole star anise3 slices ginger about 2” rounds2 green onion cut into 2” lengthscup ¾ chicken broth1 […]

Cold Noodles with Spicy Meat Sauce

Cold Noodles with Spicy Meat Sauce

Print Recipe Cold Noodles with Spicy Meat Sauce Servings Ingredients lb ½noodles Meat Sauce: Ground pork or turkeyVege oilgarlic geen onionsoyster sauceSweet bean paste or hoisin sauceDouban bean paste2 tablespoons Sichuan red oil* Garnish Chopped pickled red chilieschopped cilantroChopped green onions Servings Ingredients lb ½noodles […]

Sichuan Pickled Vegetables – Pao Cai

Sichuan Pickled Vegetables – Pao Cai

Almost every Sichuan family will have a few Pao Cai jars in their kitchen or on their balcony. What used to be a method to preserve a bountiful harvest has become a daily enjoyment: to many Sichuanese, no meal is complete without some crunchy pickled vegetables. […]

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 […]