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Cooking salt and pepper deep fried oysters 台灣蚵仔酥

Cooking salt and pepper deep fried oysters 台灣蚵仔酥

Salt and pepper deep fried oysters 台灣蚵仔酥 is a great Taiwanese dish for a starter, snack or main course! Oysters are a popular food in the island nation of Taiwan and this is a traditional Taiwanese street food. This dish is packed with flavour and you should make sure you eat them hot. The juicy...
How to Cook Fried Chicken Steak 大雞排 Taiwanese Style

How to Cook Fried Chicken Steak 大雞排 Taiwanese Style

Fried Chicken Steak 大雞排 Taiwanese Style is a popular Taiwanese Street Food, it’s pronounced. Most often it is served with rice or french fries. And a particular kind of salt & pepper powder is always sprinkled upon the freshly fried pieces. The street seller will often also ask you if you want hot spice too....
Sweet and sour pickled chili 糖醋醃辣椒

Sweet and sour pickled chili 糖醋醃辣椒

We had run out of one of our favourite pickle accompaniments; Sweet and sour pickled chili 糖醋醃辣椒. So Joanne decided to make up a new bottle or two of these delicious sweet and sour and spicy pickles. She chose a combination of both green and red chillies offering slightly different tastes and heat intensities to...
How to make Pepper and Spring Onion Flatbreads 胡椒餅

How to make Pepper and Spring Onion Flatbreads 胡椒餅

Taiwan Duck visitors seem to like Taiwanese street food very much so we have made yet another variety for you to try for yourself at home. These Black Pepper and Spring Onion Flatbreads 胡椒餅 are a very popular mid afternoon snack in Taiwan, easy to grab and eat when you are between here and there....
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...
Spring is here - grow your own vegetables! 春天來了

Spring is here – grow your own vegetables! 春天來了

春天來了-種植自己的蔬菜!Previously we talked about Taiwanese greens and vegetables and where is best to buy them. Vegetables are very important to Taiwanese cooking and also great for your health. Today I am going to talk about another way to get some hard-to-find vegetables for your cooking. “Grow your own.” Spring seems to have arrived here in...
How to find Taiwanese favourite vegetables in the UK 在英國如何找到喜歡的台灣蔬菜

How to find Taiwanese favourite vegetables in the UK 在英國如何找到喜歡的台灣蔬菜

在英國如何找到喜歡的台灣蔬菜 If you go to most of the UK’s big name supermarkets there aren’t so many of the vegetables that you have loved in your food from being brought up in Taiwan. So where do you go to find your favourite vegetables? And what are the best places to buy Chinese vegetables in the UK?...