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Streamed Shrimp

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Streamed Shrimp is a very simple noodle dish of pork and shrimp, ‘Woon Sen’ is glass noodle, ‘gung’ means shrimp, but the important word here is ‘op’. We call it ‘op’, because you layer the ingredients in the frying pan, add a little water and cover the noodles with a lid, the water sort of part-steams, part-fries the noodles. ‘Op’… Read more »

The History Of The Bombe Chest

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You may be interested to know that the first bombe chests were originally crafted in France nearly 300 years ago. They were created during the Regence period between 1715-1723 A.D. This was a new era of loosened artistic endeavors after the long, strict rule of Louis XIV. He preferred sharp, classical furniture and would not allow for such “wild” tastes…. Read more »