A Soup of Stuffed Bitter Gourd and Pickled Mustard Greens

Bitter Melon
Bitter Melon
Photos by Colin Price

Do you remember certain dishes from childhood that you can never get enough of? Born into a foodie family, I have many such memories, but there’s one particular dish that stands out: a humble soup made with stuffed bitter gourd and pickled mustard greens. It is not a very pretty-looking dish. In fact, everything about it looks a deep greenish-grey, but the flavours are so delicate and complex, there’s nothing else quite like it. Continue reading “A Soup of Stuffed Bitter Gourd and Pickled Mustard Greens”