Lotus Root Recipes

Lotus root recipes stashed! Lotus root is a popular oriental ingredient. yewenyi on flickr Besides the family’s favourite lotus root soups, it can be prepared in many different ways. Lotus root chips If you have never tried lotus root at all, deep frying them like potato chips might be a good way to introduce them into your menu and diet. Lotus root is normally not deep-fried in chinese cuisine while the Japanese might serve crispy lotus root as garnish. Ingredients 2 cups of cold water for soaking the lotus root 4 tablespoons clear rice vinegar or cider vinegar 3 lotus Continue Reading

Enoki Mushroom Recipes

Enoki mushroom recipes stashed! Enoki mushrooms is my favorite mushroom. I always have some in my refrigerator. I like the soft crunchy texture and its ability to get sauces and gravies to stick to it. =) It is very versatile too. Throw some into your soup or stir fry it with some vegetables or try the recipes below: Enoki wrapped in pork Asian enoki salad Chicken enoki meatballs Enoki mushrooms baked in foil Don’t know what enoki looks like? Here is a picture of enoki mushrooms. Pick up some the next time you go to the market. Enoki wrapped in Continue Reading