Chopstick Cinema

Celeste Heiter's Adventures in Asian Food & Film

A List of Ingredients for a Hong Kong Dinner

Specialty Ingredients:

Chinese noodles
Soy Sauce
Chile garlic sauce
White pepper
Chinese barbequed pork or ham
Sesame seeds
Lemongrass
Asian fish sauce
Rice paper wrappers
Cellophane noodles
Wasabi
Almond extract
Chinese Five-spice powder
Rice wine
Plum wine
Dried black mushrooms
Bamboo shoots
Hoisin suace

Fresh Ingredients:

Leeks
Shrimp
White fish filets
Sushi grade tuna
Duck
Chili peppers
Shallots
Garlic
Limes
Carrot
Cucumber
Green onions
Avocado
Mint
Ginger root
Orange juice
Red pepper
Green pepper

Basics:

Eggs
Vegetable oil
Sugar
Butter
Flour
Salt & pepper
Cornstarch
Brown sugar