Recipes

  • Firecracker Shrimp from The Sundance Film Festival

    Firecracker Shrimp I was so lucky to be the guest chef at the Sundance Festival Feature Film Competition Dinner last week in Park City, Utah!  It was an especially auspicious night as it fell a couple of days before the start of Chinese New Year so I had to make everyone’s favorite Firecracker Shrimp, We … Read More

  • Chinese New Year Potstickers

    Chinese New Year Potstickers Happy Lunar New Year everyone!!  Chinese New Year falls on January 28th, 2017 and it is the Year of the Rooster.   It is the most significant and auspicious of all Chinese holidays because it is believed that everything you do and everything you eat on Chinese New Year day determines … Read More

  • Thai Chicken Lettuce Cups at The White House

    Thai Chicken Lettuce Cups at The White House Watching President Obama’s farewell address last night brought back the glorious memories of being a guest chef at the annual Easter Egg Roll at The White House in 2013.   I was there on behalf of City of Hope and its Super Foods initiative.  It was the … Read More

  • Shrimp with Asparagus

    Hi Everyone!! Welcome to my new and improved Chef Katie Chin blog! I’m sorry for the delay in posting new recipes but if you follow me on social media you know I’ve up to my eyeballs in lo mein flying all over the country promoting my new cookbook, “Everyday Chinese Cookbook: 101 Delicious Recipes from … Read More

  • Orange Chicken

    I wanted to share my Orange Chicken recipe from my latest cookbook Everyday Chinese Cookbook:  101 Delicious Recipes from My Mother’s Kitchen because it’s so yummy and easy to make. I was inspired to include this recipe for Orange Chicken in my latest cookbook because my late mother, the legendary chefLeeann Chin, taught me how … Read More

  • Raspberry Nutella Wontons

    Oh yum!  How can this not be delicious?  My kids love Nutella as a special treat and one day I was watching them devour some of it spread on a bagel while I was eating a bowl of raspberries and then boom!  I got the idea to combine these two luscious things in a wonton … Read More

  • Pineapple Fried Rice

    I had such a blast surprising my bestie Jeannie Mai on her Fox talk show, The Real!  The segment airs Wednesday, May 11th on Fox.  Check local listings for your city here.  We made her fave dish, Pineapple Fried Rice.  A recipe from my new cookbook, “Everyday Chinese Cookbook:  101 Delicious Recipes From My Mother’s … Read More

  • Chinese Chicken Salad

    I just went on Hallmark Channel’s Home and Family Show and made this delicious, fresh and easy Chinese Chicken Salad recipe from my new cookbook, “Everyday Chinese Cookbook: 101 Delicious Recipes from My Mother’s Kitchen!” It’s the perfect recipe for Mother’s Day and my new cookbook makes a great Mother’s Day gift! It’s available at … Read More

  • Sesame Peanut Noodles

    This Chinese Take-out favorite is so delicious and easy to make and because you can serve it room temperature or chilled it’s a great potluck dish or fantastic to make in advance when entertaining. My friend Erika said she used to order it three times a week when she lived in NYC her in 20s. … Read More

  • Tofu Quinoa Fried Rice

    Although this Tofu Quinoa Fried Rice recipe isn’t really fried “rice” it is prepared just like authentic Chinese fried rice but instead of rice I’m using quinoa (pronounced keen-wah). If you didn’t already know, quinoa is truly a super food.  Not only is it low in calories it is a complete protein, meaning it contains … Read More