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Mushroom Soup

Categories: Bi Syndrome Hot, High blood pressure, Spleen Damp, Spleen Damp Heat

Mushroom Soup PER SERVING: Mushroom-6 to 8 (cooling, sweet, cools blood and heat) Lean pork-120gm (Cooling, sweet, supplements blood and yin) Job’s tears (yi yi ren)-16gm (sweet, bland, sl. cold, leaches out damp and clears heat, strengthens the SP) Chinese yam (Shan Yao)-12gm (sweet, neutral, tonifies SP) 1. Rinse mushroom and soak in cold water for 2 hours until soft. Change water a couple of times. 2. Wash pork and cut into big pieces. Rinse herbs. 3. Put all ingredients in a pot with adequate water (about 2 liters) and […]

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Chinese Yam & Longan Desert

Categories: Liver Blood Vacuity, Shen Calming, Spleen Qi Vacuity

Chinese Yam & Longan Desert PER SERVING: Chinese Yam (shan yao)-15gm (Sweet, neutral, tonifies SP qi) Dried Longan fruit (long yan rou)-25gm (sweet, warm, nourishes blood, tonifies HT and SP) Rice (Glutinous)-100gm (neutral to warming, sweet, supplements qi, strengthens center burner) Red date (Da Zao)-10gm (sweet, warm, tonifies SP and qi, nourishes blood) Honey to sweeten (neutral, sweet, supplements qi and blood) 1. Rinse all ingredients. 2. Cut yam into small pieces and cook together with longan, rice and red date with adequate water (2 to 3 cups) over medium […]

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