Chinese Almond Cookies

Chinese Almond Cookies

We are almost a week away from Chinese New Year! It is always a joyous time in our house when this  holiday comes around, because it is one of our most favorite holidays, celebrated by over 1 billion people around the world. This year, Lunar New Year will start on February 1 and will conclude on [...]

Dan’s Chicken Butternut Squash Jiaozi

Dan’s Chicken Butternut Squash Jiaozi

Hi, how are you all? I hope everybody is getting ready for a much better summer than last year. Things are slowly reopening in the Twin Cities. Hennepin County still has a lot of cases going on, so the mask mandate is still in effect in Minneapolis, but here and there you can see restaurants [...]

Yeh-Yeh’s Chinese Scallion Pancakes

Yeh-Yeh’s Chinese Scallion Pancakes

I have a profound love of Asian foods, especially Chinese and Thai, and Dan and I were dating, we would go out to eat to family-owned Asian restaurants in the Twin Cities and we would eat while he told me stories of cooking traditional Chinese recipes with his grandparents and cousins when they gathered on [...]