Posts Tagged ‘China’

6 World’s Most Expensive & Exquisite Tea Brands

Written by The Kitchen Hand on . Posted in drink

Find the list of 6 most expensive tea brands in the world today, along with the benefits of each, and what makes them uniquely distinct. We have come up with a universally accepted list that tea lovers will find helpful in their search for the best.

Information includes tea brand name, price, source, and nutritious and medicinal value where applicable.

Rocking the Wok – Stir frying techniques

Written by Sean Jewett on . Posted in food

Stir frying is one of the most used cooking methods in the world

When done correctly it can be a very healthy, quick meal. When done incorrectly, like at the “Chinese” restaurant down the road from my house, in can be greasy mush. I’m going to give you some tips on how to avoid the greasy mush and make easy delicious stir fry.

What is Japanese Sake?

Written by Jason Adamson on . Posted in drink

What is Japanese Sake?

Sake is a Japaese alcoholic drink made from rice – it is brewed similar to, but not the same as beer and it should be drunk young, as it does not age like wine. Contrary to popular belief most of the sake in Japan is drunk cold.

Warm sake is drunk usually only in winter and only certain types of sake should be heated. Sake goes well with many cuisines but naturally it is best with fish. (Gauntner 2002)

What Is Xiao Long Bao – Why They’re Little Basket Buns Of Course!

Written by Dean Lapthorne AKA Dr Noble Rot on . Posted in food

What Is Xiao Long Bao - Why They’re Little Basket Buns Of Course!

If you’ve never had Xiaolongbao before: strike one! Be gone with you, evil swine! Stemming from the outskirts of Shanghai, Xiaolongbao (literally meaning ‘little basket buns’) pack so much flavor  and punch and whatever they squeeze in there that you are always left craving for more. Much like re-runs of Walker, Texas Ranger.