Recipe by: wilsonbiggs. This soup is great as is, but could be improved. The original recipe is quite sweet and tangy which is good but I prefer a bit more savory.
Fruits like apple and pear are suitable to cook clear and refreshing soup, especially for hot summer or dry spell kemarau such as an extreme one that we had in Singapore in February-March It is the driest one since for Singapore! Once, a little girl shared to me that she dislikes apples because Snow White died after having a bite of a poisonous apple.
As we are in the midst of the dry cold season, I was reminded of a delicious moisturizing soup that my family enjoys during this time of year. This soup, made with ya li Asian pearsdried figsand a few simple Chinese herbs, is a gentle nourishing tonic that moistens the lungs and skin from the inside out. And if you have a dry cough or dry throat, this soup is especially suitable for you.
They have a high water level content and when eaten, they have a very good cooling effect on the body. So, I make them into a tonic and energizing pear soup! This soup is very popular in China, and is a traditional Chinese medicinal soup. It is usually consumed when people have a sore throat and it can greatly help when having fever.
Snow fungus or white fungus has plenty of health and beauty benefits. It not only cures cough but is also said to be anti-inflammatory as well. The addition of pear in the soup provides benefit such as micronutrients which are important for cardiovascular health.
I've made this, and it was very refreshing. I did substitute the fritillary bulbs with lily bulbs out of desperation. Thanks for such a wonderful recipe!
Natural sweetness from the fruits elevated the complexity of the soup, in addition to the richness of the broth from the bones after hours of rolling boil. Plus the meat is so tender. This soup is Da Bomb.
Your first bite into the tender and juicy Chinese spiced pear is going to make you want to keep going back for more. The sweet dessert soup is lightly sweetened with jujubes, Chinese red dates, goji berries and a drizzle of honey. The balance of the warming cinnamon and anise compliment the cooling attributes of the pear. You are going to love this Chinese Pear Dessert Soup because it is only delicately sweet, nourishing, easy to make and refreshing alternative dessert to serve either hot or cold.
Snow pear soup with pork ribs is a light tasting and thirst-quenching soup which is perfect for our hot climate as snow pears are known for their cooling properties. Chinese almonds and snow fungus are said to boost health benefits such as improving blood circulation, strengthening respiratory system and aiding weight loss. Thanks to my buddy anemone for sharing her recipe with me.