Blog Posts - Bitter Melon



Garlic Bittermelon Stir-Fry 蒜炒苦瓜

If dicing small makes it easier (and quicker) to cook, slicing thin also achieves the same. A lot of bittermelon dishes uses rich or heavy seasoning (e.g. fermented soy- or black beans), or flavoring (e.g. salted egg, tomatoes, spices) in order to ma...
by teczcape - an escape to food on Aug 30, 2016

Bitter Melon Soup with Corn and Pork Meatballs

I made this after work one day and managed to pick up fresh veggies and meat from the wet mart ...
by The Chinese Soup Lady on Sep 28, 2015

Why Bitter Melon (Karela) for Blood Sugar and Cholesterol?

Bitter melon, bitter gourd or karela is another wonder fruit (vegetable) with extraordinary properties that originated in the Indian subcontinent. It was later introduced into China in the 14th century. It grows in the form of a vine and is oblong in...

Bittermelon, Woodear Mushrooms Steamed Chicken 苦瓜黑木耳蒸鸡

This might look strange or even weird as bitter melon and chicken are usually braised as one-dish and not steamed like what is done here. Steaming is a fuss-free alternative to cook this dish, if you are not turned off by bitter-melon.Taste-wise, I a...
by teczcape - an escape to food on Jul 16, 2014

Bittermelon with Salted Egg 苦瓜炒咸蛋

When we are out of our comfort zone, we tend to find other ways to learn and perform. For example, I would never think of buying an ingredient such as salted egg, as part of my grocery-list. But when a friend gives you that not-your-norm ingredient,...
by teczcape - an escape to food on Jun 24, 2014

Sarciadong Ampalaya

Filipino Style Recipe: Sarciadong ampalaya or bitter gourd sarciado is another healthy yet affordable dish. The bitter gourd sauteed with ground pork then cooked and simmered with tomatoes and beaten eggs. Estimated time of preparation: 10 minutes(pl...
by Filipino Style Recipe on May 16, 2014

Lentil and Bitter Gourd Curry

There's nothing more easier and satisfying than a good old home-style simple Dal Curry. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]...
by chackos kitchen on Feb 19, 2014

Bitter Melon Diabetes Home Treatment

The incidence of Type 2 diabetes has been increasing over the past few decades, especially in the United States. This may be due to a less nutritious diet which is higher in fat, sugar and chemical preservatives. Most people diagnosed with Type 2 dia...
by Radicchio Blog on Jan 2, 2014

Bitter Melon Fruit Secrets and Benefits For Health and Abortion

Bitter Melon Fruit Secrets and Benefits For Health and Abortion - Bitter melon fruit is a fruit that tastes bitter like squash shape, but his skin was not hard and full of bump-bump. Although the taste is very bitter, but bitter melon still has fans...
by traditional herbal medicine on Dec 4, 2013

Tetor Dal: Lentils with Bitter Melon

    I have a bitter-sweet relationship with this recipe. “Bitter” already appears in the post title, but why sweet? It has to do more with my emotions than the taste. This is one of those recipes which are cloistered in typical...
by eCurry on Oct 23, 2013

Bitter Melon

A few weeks ago I mentioned that there wouldn’t be any more melon on our 52-week Challenge. Yet I bring you this. But it’s not really a melon,... Read More »The post Bitter Melon appeared first on Feed me dearly.
by Feed Me Dearly on Oct 17, 2013

White Bittermelon Salad 凉拌苦瓜

Second to this raw salad Cucumber with Sesame Oil and Soy Dressing, this is another Chinese-style cold appetizer that does not need any cooking - not even blanching. Raw. To be more specific, raw bittermelon. I tried white bittermelon for the first...
by teczcape - an escape to food on Sep 9, 2013

Bharwa Karela (Stuffed Bitter Melon) – Yummy despite it’s bitterness!!

I make this dish often - my family really likes it! Besides being flavourful, stuffed Bitter Gourd makes these bitter tasting melons desirable again. Infact it makes a zesty addition to any dinner. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
by chackos kitchen on Jun 21, 2013

bitter melon diabetes

Researches have known since 1962 that a chemical substance found in the plant often used in Chinese cooking called bitter melon has the ability to increase a diabetic’s reaction to insulin found in bitter melon diabetes. A research project done...
by make beats online on May 26, 2013

PHOTO: Thai Chicken Noodles with Bitter Melon

Noodle Perfection, Bangkok, Thailand There are plenty of outstanding Thai dishes to eat. When it comes to noodles I often either go for boat noodles at Victory Monument or beef noodles on the street… That is… until discovering chicken noo...
by Migrationology on Feb 1, 2013

Spice-Fried Biittermelon (Bittergourd) 辣炒苦瓜

It is apparent by now that I do not dislike bittermelon. I have cooked bitter melon many times, different ways. With the use of curry leaves, this is a slight tweak from this recipe Spicy Bittermelon with Tomatoes. That alluring aroma of curry lea...
by teczcape - an escape to food on Sep 16, 2012

Braised Chicken with Bitter Gourd 苦瓜焖鸡肉

For this dish, I picked up a tip from my parents' helper when I was in Singapore a few months ago; that is, to use a lot of onions to braise this dish of bitter gourd and chicken. A very tasty dish with the hint of bitter notes balanced with the sw...
by teczcape - an escape to food on Aug 13, 2012

Curing Type-2 Diabetes by Juicing Bitter Melon.

The creator of eHolistic.com, Stephen Woo, shares his personal battle against type 2 diabetes and how he is treating it by juicing raw vegetables. Stephen talks about Chinese bitter melon as a diabetes treatment and shows how you can get … Cont...
by Diabetes Away on Jul 7, 2012

Collection of Mini-reviews

BACK AGAIN WITH THIS MAGA MINI-REVIEWS!!! Lol, I just wanted to write it even though it sounds lame! Any ways, this mini-reviews of books I read awhile ago and still wanted to review them after all.  I hope you enjoy them, and find something to...
by Livres et Biscuits on Jun 17, 2012

Collection of Mini-reviews

BACK AGAIN WITH THIS MAGA MINI-REVIEWS!!! Lol, I just wanted to write it even though it sounds lame! Any ways, this mini-reviews of books I read awhile ago and still wanted to review them after all.  I hope you enjoy them, and find something to...
by Livres et Biscuits on Jun 15, 2012


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