Eight Great Chinese New Year Recipes

Eight is one of the luckiest numbers in Chinese culture and usually signifies prosperity, wealth and fortune.  It is for this reason that I have decided to bring to you the eight great Chinese New Year recipes.

 

Enjoy these delicious treats and even more treats on Pinterest at  Holiday: Chinese New Year Recipes & Ideas

First up we have delicious Thai Lettuce Wraps with Ginger Lime Satay from Kristen at The Endless Meal.

First up we have delicious Thai Lettuce Wraps with Ginger Lime Satay from Kristen at The Endless Meal.

 

And because I love Thai food we  have some lovely Thai Spring Rolls from Compass And Fork.

because I love Thai food we have some lovely Thai Spring Rolls from Compass And Fork.

 

Crisp Honey Shrimp with Candied Walnuts is definitely a favored recipe for the Chinese New Year table. We have 4 Sons ‘R’ Us to thank for this yumminess.

 

http://4sonrus.com/2016/02/06/crispy-honey-shrimp-with-candied-walnuts/

 

Noshtastic offers the next beautiful dish.  Here we have a gluten free version of P.F. Chang’s Beef a La Sichuan recipe.

Here we have a gluten free version of P.F. Chang's Beef a La Sichuan recipe from NoshTastic.

 

This Soy Ginger Lemon Chicken from Sugar and Soul is another great option for your Chinese New Year menu.

This Soy Ginger Lemon Chicken from Sugar and Soul is another great option for your Chinese New Year menu.

Spicy Cashew Chicken is offered from The View from Great Island as another option for your Chinese Feast. I actually substituted tofu for this one. 😉

Spicy Cashew Chicken is offered from The View from Great Island as another option for your Chinese Feast. I actually substituted tofu for this one. ;)

 

Fried Rice, anyone? If you are going to have it then it should be a good one! Try out this Crab Fried Rice from Siam Sunset Restaurant. Thank you PKP Way.

Fried Rice, anyone? If you are going to have it then it should be a good one! Try out this Crab Fried Rice from Siam Sunset Restaurant. Thank you PKP Way.

 

Here I get more decadent and offer a link to the amazing Maggie over at Omnivore’s Cookbook. You simply must visit her site and see all of the delights but pick just ONE cookie (if you can) to round out this Asian feast. I am in for the Quinoa Sesame Brittle.Enjoy this link to the amazing Maggie over at Omnivore's Cookbook. You simply must visit her site and see all of the delights but pick just ONE cookie (if you can) to round out this Asian feast. I am in for the Quinoa Sesame Brittle.

 

For sure Chinese New Year is not about small dainty meals. The food is plentiful and some foods hit on the really healthy part of the spectrum and some are far on the other side. choose wisely and remember, if it is not delicious then do not eat it! I am in for the Quinoa Sesame Brittle.

 

Kung Hei Fat Choy from the entire team at Inspired Dharma. may your year be filled with peace, prosperity and passion.

 

 

To learn more about Chinese New Year traditions please read Chinese New Year Traditions and hit me up if you have any questions.

In the meantime, which of these delicious recipes will you be trying?

 



Author: Dr. Elise Cohen Ho
With over 25 years of experience, Elise Cohen Ho, PhD, HHP, NC, MH is an expert in natural health (mental, physical and emotional), support of the family unit and support of the individual. As a Natural Health & Lifestyle Therapist, Amazon International Bestselling Author and Motivational Speaker, she wants every person to understand that they bring incredible POWER to the world with their amazing and unique gifts. Elise is available as a freelance writer, public speaker and for private consultation. Please email elise@elisecohenho.com to set up a FREE consultation today.

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