Shen jian bao 生煎包 (Pan-fried pork soup dumplings)

Juicy, pan-fried pork soup dumplings are the way to a man’s heart! These shen jian bao (生煎包) are one of my family’s favorites things to…

Taiwanese pineapple tarts (鳳梨酥)

If you ever get a chance to go to Taiwan, you absolutely need to visit a pastry store. I’ve tried recreating some of my favorite…

Chinese chives pockets (韭菜盒子)

My mom is a phenomenal cook. She cooked everything from scratch, and my family and I had homemade meals 7 days a week. Occasionally, my…

Chinese red bean paste steamed bao (豆沙包)

I’ve already declared my love of Asian pastries multiple times. There is nothing in the world like walking into an Asian pastry store and smelling…

Red bean sticky cake (紅豆年糕) for Chinese New Year

Happy Chinese New Year! OK, so I am a bit late on this post, but since the Chinese New Year celebrations usually last several days,…

Red bean paste mochi

Don’t forget to enter my Classic Candy cookbook giveaway! I always get a bit jealous when I hear friends or coworkers talking about their family…

Chinese red bean moon cakes (紅豆沙月餅)

Don’t forget to enter my Prevention RD cookbook giveaway! When I was younger, I did not fully appreciate being Asian. What it meant to me…