Introducing Ra(Mein)

LIC Flea Ramen
I’ve been busy lately but I know you all want to know what’s going on at Yi Reservation so I am checking in to make a short but reallly exciting announcement.

steamed piggy buns recipe

Steamed Piggy Buns

Believe or not, these soft and almost too-adorable-to-eat steamed piggy buns are one of the hottest Dim Sum items served up in restaurants here in New York City. On a recent visit to Golden...

Stir-fried Garlic Pea Shoots Recipe

{Recipe} Stir-Fried Snow Pea Tips 炒豆苗

Happy Chinese New Year of the Monkey! I hope all of you got to celebrate the Chinese New Year 2016 in some way and if you got to cook something off the Chinese New...

Free Chinese New Year Cookbook

Chinese New Year Recipes | Free Cookbook

Chinese New Year, a.k.a. Luna New Year or Spring Festival, is the most celebrated Chinese festival around the world. According to Chinese Zodiac and the lunar calendar, 2016 is the year of the Monkey...

Roasted Pig | Siu Yuk ‎燒肉 Recipe

Crispy Pork Belly | Siu Yuk ‎燒肉

If there is one place that gets me excited about going to Chinatown, it would be Chinese BBQ shops. You know, the restaurants with endless amount of roasted pork, chickens, ducks covered in that...

Chongqing Chicken with Chilies 辣子雞

Chongqing Chicken with Chilies 辣子雞

Hello and Happy New Year! Nothing gets me more excited than kicking off the new year with a pepper head party dish like Chongqing Chicken (yes that’s a dish named after my hometown!).

char siu bao/roast pork bun

Steamed BBQ Pork Bun 叉燒包

Steamed bun or simply Bao in Chinese, has been one of the hottest (pun intended) snack/appetizer I’ve been serving up this holiday season. In celebrating the upcoming holidays and the New Year as well...