Tag Archives: dish

Szechuan Spicy Shrimp Recipe

Whenever I am back in Hong Kong at home, I really like to take advantage of the fact that I have a huge kitchen and plenty of counter space to work with. I love my kitchen back in Orange County but it can be challenging to cook and blog from there.  Today, I am going […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Mine

This is mine.  My creation.  My dish.  This weeks photo challenge allowed me to bring to the table something new.  It is a bowl of Chinese noodle soup paired with chicken, mushrooms and wood ear.  Sounds simple?  Plating also makes a huge impact when creating a dish.  I love red and decided that this would […]

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Liángfěn with Black Bean Chili Sauce

When I started Gourmand Chic almost three years ago, I reached out to a lot of foodies, chefs and people in the culinary social media world.  One of the first people I met was Shanti Christensen.  I got to know her little by little over the years and even though we have yet to meet […]

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Sausage and Potato Goulash

So I decided to cook and try out more recipes from various cookbooks to push myself to make dishes not in my regular menu, so to speak. The great thing by doing this is that I really get to learn from other wonderful chefs out there and at the end of the day I have […]

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Teatro

Like hungry guests, a sitting audience looks, Plays are like suppers; poets are the cooks, The founder’s you; the table is this place, The carvers we; the prologue is the grace. Each act a course, each scene, a different dish. …  – George Farqhuar

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