Peking duck

Chinese New Year recipes

38 Recipes

Chinese-style snacks and special menus.

Peking duck

3.333335

(3 ratings)

A classic recipe for honeyed Peking duck, serve with Chinese pancakes, spring onions and hoisin sauce for a mouthwatering main course
  • 2 hours and 10 mins
  • More effort

Chilli pork spare ribs

0

(0 ratings)

Juicy spare ribs braised with a chilli and hoisin sauce that make a succulent side dish to any Chinese feast
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • More effort

Curried sweetcorn soup with chicken

0

(0 ratings)

This twist on the traditional Chinese sweetcorn soup has a subtle curry flavour. It's delicious, quick and easy to prepare...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Fried stuffed cucumbers

5

(2 ratings)

Inspired by Fujian cuisine, these fried cucumbers stuffed with beautifully seasoned pork mince are a tasty way to one of your five-a-day
  • 55 mins
  • More effort

Stir-fried beef with oyster sauce

5

(7 ratings)

Marinate slices of lean beef steak then pan-fry with chunks of red pepper and a savoury sauce in this classic Chinese dish
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Spicy Sichuan-style prawns

4.82143

(7 ratings)

Stir-fry shellfish with a spicy tomato, ginger and chilli bean sauce for a classic Chinese seafood dish
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Cashew chicken

4.583335

(6 ratings)

Tender pieces of chicken breast are stir-fried with crunchy, sweet cashew nuts in this classic Chinese dish
  • 20 mins
  • More effort

Chow mein

5

(12 ratings)

A classic Chinese dish of stir-fried egg noodles with shredded chicken breast - experiment with different fish, meat, or vegetables
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Chinese roast duck

4.666665

(3 ratings)

John Torode's whole crispy duck with oriental marinade makes for an impressive and alternative Christmas centrepiece
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • More effort

Char siu (BBQ pork)

5

(3 ratings)

Marinate rindless pork belly in a sticky hoisin barbecue sauce, then roast until tender - perfect to fill steamed bao buns for Chinese New Year
  • 4 hours and 45 mins
  • More effort

Steamed bao buns

5

(4 ratings)

Fill these steamed Chinese bread rolls with BBQ pork and pickled vegetables for a perfect Chinese New Year party nibble
  • 1 hour and 4 mins
  • A challenge

Pickled carrot & mooli

5

(1 rating)

Slice these vegetables into matchsticks, then pickle for a delicious Chinese accompaniment to BBQ pork - perfect for filling bao buns
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Barbecue pork buns

4.666665

(6 ratings)

Tastier than a take away and great for nibbling and sharing. These dim sum will impress your guests.
  • 50 mins
  • More effort

Stir-fried noodles

4.75

(8 ratings)

A healthy Chinese for all the family, quick and simple
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Festive golden five-spice chicken

4.363635

(33 ratings)

Chinese five-spice gives this chicken a wonderfully warm, aromatic flavour that adults and children will love
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Toffee & sesame bananas

4.555555

(9 ratings)

Traditional toffee bananas are deep-fried, but this is a lighter version, served with caramel sauce
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Omelette vegetable rolls

4.357145

(7 ratings)

A healthy version of Chinese spring rolls. No deep frying and ready in 20 minutes, better than the take-away
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Steamed dumplings

4

(2 ratings)

These impressive wontons are simple to make and have a classic combination of Chinese flavours.
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

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