Category: Lunar New Year

Recipe: Braised Shiitake Mushrooms with Baby Bok Choy — Recipes from The Kitchn

When my grandmother cooked our family’s annual Chinese New Year dinner, there was always a dish of braised shiitake mushrooms, dried oysters, and fat choy (a type of black moss) over a bed of baby bok choy. The kids would always...

Recipe: Chinese Lucky Noodle Stir-Fry — Recipes from The Kitchn

Noodles are often a part of Chinese Lunar New Year dinners because the long strands symbolize a long life. Now, there’s no guarantee that eating noodles will extend your life, but it’s a delicious way to round out a multi-course meal...