Easy Chinese Recipes

Easy Chinese Recipes

Family Favorites From Dim Sum to Kung Pao

Book - 2011
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Cook all your favorite Chinese dishes at home with this easy-to-follow Chinese cookbook!

Growing up in a Chinese household in Malaysia where cuisine and culture were inseparable, Bee Yinn Low developed a deep love and appreciation for food. Her early memories of helping her mother prepare steamy and fragrant Chinese meals solidified into a way of life for Bee as a working woman in Southern California. A love of Chinese food didn't translate well to a modern Western lifestyle due to time and ingredient constraints.

Rather than give up her favorite foods, Bee experimented with recreating the unforgettable flavors of her youth with her limited time and using ingredients found in local supermarkets. She managed to develop versions of her favorite Chinese dishes that had all the taste--but were a lot less work!

In Easy Chinese Recipes, Bee shares her passion and expertise in Chinese cooking. It features a collection of Bee's all-time favorite dishes--the foods she loves to cook and eat at home. She includes updated traditional family recipes along with her own versions of the best Chinese restaurant dishes from around Asia.

Favorite Chinese recipes include: Crispy Shrimp Dumplings Kung Pao Chicken Sweet-and-Sour Pork Homestyle Chow Mein Noodles Mongolian Beef And much more... Building off her passion, expertise and the avid following she has on her website, rasamalaysia.com, the Internet's most popular Asian food and cooking site, Easy Chinese Recipes is sure to become the go-to book for cooks interested in creating Chinese meals at home.
Publisher: Tokyo ; Rutland, Vt. : Tuttle Pub., c2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780804841474
Branch Call Number: ANF 641.5951 LOW
Characteristics: 143 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm

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ArapahoeKati Oct 10, 2016

We loved the orange chicken! Gorgeous food photography, too, plus a great way to prep your chicken to get it silky smooth.

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tj_is_cool
Oct 06, 2015

The bouncy shrimp recipe is quite good.

rowanquincy May 08, 2014

I will be buying my own copy and using it a lot! Great basic recipes, with easy to find ingredients. Many of my favourite Chinese dishes are here. If you are looking for something exotic and unusual this isn't it, but to get clear, simple recipes of the more popular Chinese dishes, this is a great reference. Good pictures of the recipes as well.

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dfpoz
Aug 15, 2012

This was a nice, refreshing change from the usual 'easy recipe' cookbooks. These recipes ARE easy, for the most part. Some of the techniques (like the dumplings) take some practice, but this book has good instructions & photographs to help the reader accomplish this. Bee Yinn Low doesn't talk down to her audience, another refreshing change.

If you love Chinese food & love to cook, or just want to have a few good, easy, go-to Chinese recipes so you don't always have to call out for delivery, this is a great resource.

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sdelao
May 12, 2012

Yum!

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Ray_Tad
Feb 29, 2012

Wow! Love this book! Hubby loves my cookin too :)

julinbri Jan 15, 2012

Great cookbook! Tons of recipie that I've been looking for! Gotta try it!!

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