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Menu for Chinese New Year/ Valentine’s Day

This year Chinese New Year falls on February 14th, same day as Valentine’s Day. This year it will be the year of the Tiger. To celebrate, I plan on cooking a three course feast this weekend. Chinese new year foods is all about symbolism. The dishes and the food ingredients hold symbolic meanings, revolving around...

Lunar New Year Food (Vegetarian Style)

This entry showcases some delicious vegetarian dishes I ate this past weekend. The main ingredients of the dishes are tofu, bean curd, and gluten. Some were purchased from a Buddhist temple that serves an amazing assortment of vegetarian cuisine. Some were prepared by my mom who is a big fan of Chinese vegetarian foods. There’s...

Happy Lunar New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year! Happy Tet!(It’s the Year of the Rat!!!) Here are links to some New Year recipes: Food Network (Chinese cuisine) Allrecipes.com (Chinese cuisine) Tet Sticky Rice Cakes: Banh Chung & Banh Tet (Vietnamese cuisine) VietWorldKitchen.com is the website of Andrea Nguyen, the author of the cookbook Into the Vietnamese Kitchen: Treasured Foodways,...

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