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Making savoury steamed rice cakes 台灣碗糕 - Taiwan Street Food

Making savoury steamed rice cakes 台灣碗糕 – Taiwan Street Food

This is a famous Taiwanese Street Food which roughly translates to ‘savoury steamed rice cakes’ 台灣碗糕. It’s base is made of rice flour and corn flour mixed together which is heated gently until it becomes a paste. This base is layered in a Chinese bowl with a selection of Taiwanese favourites such as minced pork...
Savoury steamed egg 茶碗蒸 chawanmushi

Savoury steamed egg 茶碗蒸 chawanmushi

Today Joanne made savoury steamed egg 茶碗蒸 chawanmushi which is very popular in Taiwan and Japan. Most of the ingredients come from our garden, except for the seafood! This home made savoury steamed egg 茶碗蒸 chawanmushi is all natural, with not even one drop of oil used to make it. It’s a very good, nutritious,...
Braised pork on rice (Lu Rou Fan) 滷肉飯 Taiwanese style food

Braised pork on rice (Lu Rou Fan) 滷肉飯 Taiwanese style food

This Taiwanese food is steeped very deeply in Taiwanese tradition. A favourite in Taiwan it is quite a simple filling food popular for many years for a healthy, satisfying meal for farming families. Now everyone likes it and it’s popular at countless eateries in Taiwan. This time Joanne has made her video in Taiwanese and...
Taiwanese Hamburger, gwa bow, koah-pao 刈包

Taiwanese Hamburger, gwa bow, koah-pao 刈包

Many people have requested a video recipe and ingredients for Taiwanese Hamburger, gwa bow, koah-pao 刈包 and here it is – just for you folks! This is a fantastic and nutritious Taiwan Street Food. Previously we have touched upon this recipe because we prepared the same pork slices to be used in another recipe; How...
Taiwan Pig Knuckle 台灣滷豬腳

Taiwan Pig Knuckle 台灣滷豬腳

Taiwan Pig Knuckle 台灣滷豬腳 is one of Taiwan’s favourite recipes and it’s a dish that’s not very easy to find outside of Taiwan. Luckily it is very easy to get good ingredients for this recipe in the UK. If you go to the town or village butcher and ask for a “pork shank” they should...
Taiwanese Style Dong Po Pork 台式東坡肉 new year cooking video

Taiwanese Style Dong Po Pork 台式東坡肉 new year cooking video

This steamed pork dish doesn’t have so many ingredients, but Dong Po Pork 台式東坡肉 requires quite a bit of cooking time (about 2 hours) for the delicately soft and flavoured pork to be produced. This is a traditional Chinese recipe, made less sweet for Taiwanese taste buds! Some other names for this dish include “double...