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Join Me on the Food of the Italian South Book Tour!

Join Me on the Food of the Italian South Book Tour!

OMG Food of the Italian South is out today! It feels like this book has been so long in the making (possibly because it has?) and I can hardly believe it’s finally hitting bookstores in less than 48 hours. Over the past 3 months, while the book was being printed, I was organizing the first of…

Shanghai Hot Sauce Noodles

Shanghai Hot Sauce Noodles

Hello! It’s been a whirlwind of a few months here at Appetite for China HQ. There have been many late nights of editing, classes for the Brainery and private clients, a few photo projects and new cooking experiments undertaken, a long-overdue trip to Hong Kong, many sleepless nights, and many more cups of coffee. I…

The Best Chinese Dumplings in Brooklyn + The NY Dumpling Project

Because I’ve written pretty extensively about Chinese food and teach dumpling classes every month at the Brooklyn Brainery, I often get asked where are the best places to get dumplings around New York (other than home or in class.)  So a few months ago, I created the NY Dumpling Project, where you can follow along for…

Savory Watercress and Shallot Chinese Pancakes

Continuing with my May and June of cooking with watercress, I’ve come up with a lot of ways to use the nutritious leafy green. Stir-fries. Salads. Dumplings. Pasta. Tartines. And now, a riff on Chinese scallion pancakes. Sure, you’ve had scallion pancakes before in restaurants and possibly from street vendors if you’ve been to China. But…

Smashed Cucumber Salad, so refreshing 拍黄瓜,好开胃

Hi everyone! Happy New Year! If you have a new year resolution to be healthy, start this simple yet tasty salad. Enjoy! Thanks! -Ling 大家好!新年快乐!如果你有新年健康的目标,就从这道简单而开胃的凉拌黄瓜开始。谢谢!-Ling Raymond Lake album, Ideas, available on Amazon, Spotify, iTunes. Awesome jazz! https://fanlink.to/raymondlake Chinese Healthy Cooking t shirts, long sleeves, and hoodies, just like my cooking, they are very simple. The…

A big milestone, 100K Subs! Many thanks!! 里程碑, 10万订阅! 谢谢您!

A big milestone, 100K subs! My heartfelt thanks to all my subscribers and viewers. You are the reason I have the channel. Regards, Ling 里程碑, 10万订阅! 衷心感谢我的订阅和观众,您是我的频道存在的原因,祝好!-Ling Chinese Healthy Cooking t shirts, long sleeves, and hoodies, just like my cooking, they are very simple. The Chinese characters say “Simple|Healthy”. 我的频道的体恤,长袖衫,带帽衫,跟我的烹饪一样简单: Chinese Healthy Cooking Apparel Electric…

Chicken Soup with Wood Ear Mushrooms 木耳鸡汤

Hi everyone! Very nutritious chicken soup with wood ear mushrooms, the way my family makes back in Sichuan. Wish you a happy Thanksgiving! Enjoy the family and food. Thanks -Ling 大家好!非常营养的木耳鸡汤,是我四川家人的做法。祝感恩节快乐!尽享家人相聚和美食!谢谢! Lee Kum Kee Oyster Sauce https://amzn.to/2PfLqmD Electric Hot Pot http://amzn.to/2pv6ngr Dual Sided Hot Pot http://amzn.to/2pZUUsl Pans 12-Inch Stir Fry Pan http://amzn.to/1SUxTv8 14-Inch Stir Fry…

Ya Cai Stir Fried String Beans 芽菜干煸四季豆

Hi everyone! Hope you will enjoy this simple and delicious Sichuan flavor string beans. This is our first premiere. Thanks! Ling 大家好! 喜欢你们喜欢这道简单好吃的四川风味四季豆。这是我们第一次用首演。谢谢! Ya Cai 芽菜: https://amzn.to/2qv1cPG Source

Vegetarian Hot Pot 素食火锅

Hi everyone! Hope you will enjoy this simple and healthy hot pot. If you are not vegetarian, you still can use the soup base. Thank you! -Ling 大家好!希望您喜欢这款简单健康的素食火锅,如果您不是素食者, 一样可以用这火锅底。谢谢!-Ling Source

Hong Kong Milk Tea

Hong Kong Milk Tea

Hong Kong Milk Tea is a magical, highly caffeinated, wonderfully smooth morning drink that I had for the first time in its true glory on our trip to Hong Kong. Always served piping hot and perfectly sweetened, it has just the right amounts of evaporated milk and sweetened condensed milk. It gives you a jolt…

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