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Hai Ji Tang (Black-Boned Chicken Soup)

Categories: Kidney & Urinary Bladder Qi Vacuity, Kidney Jing Vacuity, Kidney Unable to Grasp Qi, Liver Blood Vacuity, Spleen Qi Vacuity

Hai Ji Tang (Black-Boned Chicken Soup) via China Serves 4 (about 2 quarts) Ingredients 1 1-lb silkie chicken (wu gu ji: black-boned chicken) head and feet discarded, cleaned and rinsed 20 pieces long yan rou (Longan Arillus) 1/4 cup yi mi (Coicis Semen) 2 large, thick, solid, heavy rhizomes huang jing (Polygonati Rhizoma) 1/4 cup gou qi zi (Lycii Fructus) 3-4 very large slices he shou wu (Polygoni multiflori Radix preparata) 4 pieces dang shen (Codonopsis Radix) 40 pieces lian zi (Nelumbinis Semen) salt light Chinese soy sauce Rinse all […]

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WATERMELON AND SPINACH SALAD

Categories: Kidney & Urinary Bladder Qi Vacuity, Salad, Summerheat, Urinary Bladder Damp Heat, Vegan, Vegetarian

½  Watermelon 1 Bushel of Grapes 1 C Lotus Seeds (Soaked) 2 Carrots 1 Bag of Spinach   Soak the lotus seeds in water over night. Cut up the watermelon and grapes. Grate the carrots with a large handheld grater or use a vegetable peeler. Place all of the ingredients into a large bowl and stir it up. Serve for your friends or family when the sun is out, temperature is up, and you want to get your thirst on!   TCM Analysis Watermelon: Sweet, Cold; ST, HT, UB; Clears […]

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