Posts Tagged ‘chinese new year recipes’

High Five Fridays: Weekly Meal Plan, Gung Hay Fat Choy!

High Five Fridays: Weekly Meal Plan, Gung Hay Fat Choy!

February 8, 2013
These Chinese New Year recipes will have you starting the Year of the Snake off to a sssensational sssstart!
Pork and Shrimp Dumplings (Jiao Zi)

Pork and Shrimp Dumplings (Jiao Zi)

February 25, 2010
Chinese New Year celebrations come to a close soon, and with that, so does my dumpling stash. Resembling little purses stuffed with riches, it is tradition to eat plenty of dumplings during this time because they symbolize prosperity.
Chinese White Cut Chicken with Ginger-Scallion Oil

Chinese White Cut Chicken with Ginger-Scallion Oil

February 12, 2010
Treat your chicken to a ginger/salt Jacuzzi bath and a sesame oil massage, and you will have one juicy, tender, tasty bird.
Foodbuzz 24, 24, 24: Chinese New Year Dinner–A Lucky Feast

Foodbuzz 24, 24, 24: Chinese New Year Dinner–A Lucky Feast

January 25, 2009
Gong Hay Fat Choy! Get ready for a New Year feast:
1) Lychee Bellinis (lychee = close family ties)
2) Jiao Zi (dumplings = prosperity)
3) Scallion Pancakes
4) Mini BBQ Spare Ribs (red for good luck!)
5) My Mom’s Lo Mein (noodles = a long life)
6) Whole White Chicken with Ginger & Scallion (white chicken = happiness & purity, and family as well if it’s served whole)
7) Mushrooms and Black Moss Seaweed (Moss Seaweed = prosperity)
8) Ginger and Scallion Steamed Whole Fish (whole fish = an abundance of good luck)
9) Caramel Oranges (oranges = wealth)
11) Tray of Togetherness (sweets = good luck)