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8 Recipes for the Chinese New Year


Friday, January 31 marks the Chinese New Year and the year of the horse. Celebrate the Chinese New Year and good fortune with these delicious recipes:

1. Vegetable Spring Rolls


Happiness in a roll. (Courtesy)

Recipe via Steamy Kitchen

2. Chicken Fried Rice


Better than takeout. (Courtesy)

Recipe via Rachel Schultz

3. Boiled Pork Dumplings


With hot chili sauce (Courtesy)

Recipe via Steamy Kitchen

4. Fortune Cookies


Make your own good fortune (Courtesy)

Recipe via Fifteen Spatulas

5. Stir Fry Garlic Scape


A vegetarian dish. (Courtesy)

Recipe via Red Cook

6. Ginger and Scallion Fish


Basa fish, ginger and scallions (Courtesy)

Recipe via Rasa Malaysia

7. New Year Cake (Nian Gao)


Garnished with red dates and sesame seeds (Courtesy)

Recipe via Chow

8.  Cold Sesame Noodles


A refreshing and easy dish. (Courtesy)

Recipe via Appetite for China

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