Shanyao Soup
Chinese / Cooking

Shanyao Soup

Cantonese people’s passion for soup is deeply rooted in their culture and history.  There are soups that boast the ability to nourish the body, strengthen physical health, and prevent diseases.  Depending on the season and one’s physique, one would adjust the type of soup made. I have also always been a big proponent of Cantonese soups … Continue reading

Caprese Salad with Balsamic Vinegar Reduction
Appetizer / Cooking / Italian / Vegetables

Caprese Salad with Balsamic Vinegar Reduction

When it comes to making Caprese Insalata, the salad is only based on a limited number of ingredients, so it’s all about selecting the freshest ones you could find- moist mozzarella cheese, meaty and juicy tomatoes, and fragrant basil.  The simplicity of the salad is its beauty, as it perfectly combines textures, flavors, and freshness … Continue reading