HomeFoods Meatballs and Bamboo Shoot Soup

Absolutely a symbolic dish for all family celebrations!

Meatballs - shaped round, in Chinese 圆, symbolises happy reunion time with family: 和家团圆

Prawns - 虾 - sounds like happy laughter (in Cantonese and Mandarin) 

Bamboo shoots - 竹笋尖 - symbolises wealth and smooth sailing (in Hokkien) 

Carrots - 红萝卜 - the colour red is a MUST when celebrating a joyous occasion.

All in all, this is a wholesome delicious soup fit for mothers' day, birthdays and literally any celebration any time. 

Shhh, we will be serving this soup for our aunt's 91st birthday party this weekend :) 


Serves 2

Ingredients provided:

Mince pork, mince fish, mince prawn, bamboo shoots, water chestnut, carrots, black fungus, spring onion, soya bean, ikan bills, sesame oil, fried garlic oil, sea salt, soy sauce, white pepper, corn flour. 

What you'll need:

Soup pot.


Extremely easy.

Total time:

Approximately 30mins



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