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How to make Sweet and Sour Chicken Taiwanese Style 糖醋鸡肉, cooking video

How to make Sweet and Sour Chicken Taiwanese Style 糖醋鸡肉, cooking video

Sweet and Sour Chicken 糖醋鸡肉 is a very popular dish around the world. This Taiwanese method to make it is less sweet than a lot of the versions you might have eaten and contains all natural ingredients with no colouring. We never use chemicals or colours on Taiwan Duck anyway. Sweet and Sour Chicken Taiwanese Style...
Going to the fruit, vegetable and plants auction - Spalding Auction

Going to the fruit, vegetable and plants auction – Spalding Auction

Since we have moved to this area known as “South Holland” which is on the South Lincolnshire / Cambridgeshire border we have been looking for auctions for supplies for the garden and also good vegetables. When we lived in Warrington there were auctions in Knutsford / Chelford to go to; they sold vegetables, plants and...
In TaiwanDuck's new garden, a new greenhouse, lots of fruit trees

In TaiwanDuck’s new garden, a new greenhouse, lots of fruit trees

We recently moved house to be somewhere sunnier and with less rain and to have a large garden too. We got a place on the Lincolnshire/Cambridgeshire border, this is the vegetables and flowers capital of England! The region we are in is actually called “South Holland”. Over the last 2 months we have been busy...
Crispy fried banana Taiwanese style 炸香蕉

Crispy fried banana Taiwanese style 炸香蕉

We hope you enjoy our crispy fried banana Taiwanese style cooking video 炸香蕉. This is only our second sweet or dessert, we think it’s a good one and this Taiwanese style fried banana is a bit different to the usual Chinese version because it’s; 1. crispy breadcrumbs instead of batter, 2. fresh cooking oil of...
How to make Taiwanese Style Mango King Prawn 芒果蝦球

How to make Taiwanese Style Mango King Prawn 芒果蝦球

In the markets it seems to be Mango season, they’re big, tasty and at a good price right now. We like mango as a wonderful juicy and tasty fruit but it also goes very well in savoury dishes, the sweet flavour won’t over-power your meat or seafood. We much prefer a sweet and sour mix...
Summer Raspberries are here, making jam and smoothies 覆盆子果醬和冰沙

Summer Raspberries are here, making jam and smoothies 覆盆子果醬和冰沙

It seems like raspberries 覆盆子 are getting ripe enough to pick now. We went out to the countryside a couple of days ago and picked quite a lot of beautifully dark red raspberries. Filling a couple of good sized sandwich boxes with the fruits. We have now decided the raspberry is superior to the strawberry...
A Glorious Summer Fruit and Vegetable Garden, July 2011

A Glorious Summer Fruit and Vegetable Garden, July 2011

Hello everyone, we are really happy with our garden now, it’s been so very productive. We are now on our second set of vegetables, which have provided a good side of vegetables to most meals. Our working garden isn’t so big, it’s just about a quarter of our back garden! The area is probably less...