Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year recipes

42 Recipes

Chinese-style snacks and special menus.

Toffee & sesame bananas


(9 ratings)

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

Omelette vegetable rolls


(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


(2 ratings)

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

Prawn spring roll wraps


(20 ratings)

These healthy bites make a great light lunch or snack with a little bowl of sweet chilli sauce
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Salt & pepper squid


(3 ratings)

Serve up aromatic squid in just 2 minutes on the griddle
  • 17 mins
  • A challenge

Oriental egg fried rice


(29 ratings)

Sara Buenfeld’s fast and easy fried rice makes for a delicious Chinese supper
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Lychee & ginger sorbet


(5 ratings)

This refreshing make-ahead dessert is a cooling way to finish off a Chinese-themed dinner party
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Hot & sour broth with prawns


(25 ratings)

This healthy starter takes just 15 minutes to make and is a cleansing way to kick off a Chinese meal
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Sweet & sour chicken


(62 ratings)

Try an authentic version of this classic Chinese takeaway dish, with natural sweetness and a warm chilli flavour to spice things up
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Crispy chilli beef


(107 ratings)

Ditch the takeaway and whip up this Chinese flash-fried steak with a sweet gingery sauce and red peppers
  • 40 mins
  • Easy