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Rice ball Taiwanese breakfast 紫米飯糰 fan twan

Rice ball Taiwanese breakfast 紫米飯糰 fan twan

Today on Taiwan Duck we have a very popular and traditional Taiwanese street food. It’s one of my favourite three meals of the day – breakfast. Today’s breakfast recipe is for rice ball Taiwanese breakfast 紫米飯糰 – it’s pronounced “fan twan”. We’ve covered Taiwanese breakfasts before, like my favourite dan bin 蛋餅, but today this...
Making kimchi 泡菜 TaiwanDuck style

Making kimchi 泡菜 TaiwanDuck style

Korea is famous for its Kimchi. Taiwanese people like it too, we are quite close neighbours… Kimchi is known as a “superfood”. It is a pickled food with a very distinctive spicy and sour taste. You can use it as a side dish with many meals or as an ingredient to add a little “pep”...
Taiwan street food: Taiwanese oyster omelette 蚵仔煎

Taiwan street food: Taiwanese oyster omelette 蚵仔煎

People seem to like Taiwanese Street Food a lot, street food is a big part of Taiwanese culture. This is one of the most famous street foods – Taiwanese oyster omelette 蚵仔煎. If you like oysters or seafood, this is a great choice for you, if you like omelettes too then you’ve hit the jackpot!...
How to make Taiwanese style spring onion pancakes 蔥油餅

How to make Taiwanese style spring onion pancakes 蔥油餅

Following on from our recipe and video for Shen-Bin 牛肉餡餅 is this Tong-Yo-Bin, which simply means “spring onion, oil pancake”. These pancakes are a great side dish, a bread which in other cuisines might be substituted by nan bread or garlic bread. If you follow Joanne’s method properly you will have a multi-layered flaky pancake...
How to make Bacon Fried Rice Stuffed Omelette 培根蛋包飯

How to make Bacon Fried Rice Stuffed Omelette 培根蛋包飯

This Fried Rice Stuffed Omelette 培根蛋包飯 is a good breakfast, brunch or lunch meal. It’s very versatile as the fried rice can be of any variety you choose. In our recipe we have bacon, hot dogs, carrot, sweet corn and onion in the fried rice recipe. If you don’t have those ingredients around your house,...
Making a Taiwanese breakfast wrap- "Dan Bin" 蛋餅

Making a Taiwanese breakfast wrap- “Dan Bin” 蛋餅

If you have ever visited, stayed or lived in Taiwan then I hope you tried the convenient, cheap and tasty breakfast shops that are located everywhere! If you are a bit of a lazy holiday maker/vacation visitor you might not have seen these places though as they usually work the early morning hours only, like...