Category Archives: Recipe by Category – Yam

Golden Taro Balls with Oysters

Introduction: Its the time of the year where symbolic dishes are served during Chinese New Year. Oysters representing receptivity to good fortune. Ingredients: One packet large frozen oysters. Half portion of a large taro Method: Thawed a packet of large … Continue reading

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Shredded Yam Strips Latticed Vermicelli Rolls

Introduction: Check out this link for my first dish using finely Latticed Vermicelli Sheets. https://flofoodventure.wordpress.com/2015/05/26/roll-up-again-with-vietnamese-finely-latticed-vermicelli-sheets-2/ Here is another dish using these fine delicate vermicelli sheets with fragrant shredded yam strips as the key ingredient. Ingredients: One medium size Yam (shredded) A … Continue reading

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Fluffy Yam Rice with Dried Oysters

Introduction: Dried oysters also a delicacy are commonly used during Chinese New Year because the word “hou si” sounds auspicious in Cantonese. Surprisingly as I was cleaning up the refrigerator I found about a dozen pieces of huge dried oysters in … Continue reading

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A Basket Made of Shredded Yam

Ingredients: One large yam 5 tablespoons Potato Starch Lawry’s Seasoned Salt Cooking Oil for deep frying 2 pieces perforated ladles Method: Peel and slice yam. Shred yam into thin strips. Seasoned with salt sparingly. Dust with potato starch. Heat wok … Continue reading

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Seafood Treasure Yam Ring

Ingredients: One ready made frozen Yam Ring 10 -12 frozen scallops 10 -12 fresh large prawns Two Japanese cucumbers (shredded) Method: Air fry the Yam Ring until fluffy and fragrant. Approximately 45 mins to an hour depending on the size. … Continue reading

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Kung Bao Chicken in Yam Ring

Ingredient: 1 ready made Yam Ring 3 pieces fresh chicken fillet (with skin in tact) 1 packet Cashew and Macadamia Nuts Sliced scallions 8 to 10 pieces dry red chillies (soaked) 10 slices preferably old ginger slices 2 tablespoons Szechuan … Continue reading

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Fragrant, Fluffy and Flaky Yam Rings

Introduction: Yam Ring dish is mostly served during festive occasions and Chinese dinners. Happy to have found an outlet that provides ready made frozen Yam Rings for a quick dish. I like the texture of these Yam Rings. The best … Continue reading

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