24 Sep '11, 2pm

@thesnarkybear today's meal was courtesy of the stall at lau pa sat

@thesnarkybear today's meal was courtesy of the stall at lau pa sat

"Lei cha fan" or Thunder Rice Tea. The Chinese have long regarded food as medicine and this Chinese supersalad is the best detox meal if there ever was one. You get a wide variety of carefully selected vegetables (including blanched long beans, cabbage, carrots, four-angled beans, chye sim, celery, chye poh or preserved radish) and an almost medicinal green tea broth, which you pour onto the dry ingredients and enjoy, almost like an ochazuke (rice with tea). There's protein from tofu, fried anchovies, peanuts and pounded dried shrimp. Whether taken with brown or white rice, thunder rice tea makes a cheap, hearty, nutritious, fibre-rich meal. It's also reputed to boost metabolism. This dish is from the Chinese migratory Hakka dialect group and is several hundred years old. I found out that although it has the Chinese character for thunder, "Lei" in Hakka means to mill or po...

Full article: http://www.camemberu.com/2008/05/thunder-rice-tea-lei-cha...

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