China’s Symbolic Delicacies
- November 30, 2023
- Posted by: admin
- Category: Fun Facts
Did you know that Chinese festive foods have special meanings to them? Here are a few famous Chinese delicacies that you can share with everyone and even try yourself!
- The Chinese dumplings are pockets of dough filled with yummy vegetables and/or meats. It looks like a small ingot (a block of metal made of gold or silver), and that is why dumplings represent good fortune and wealth.
- During Chinese New Year, people also have sweet sesame balls called ‘tang yuan’. This sweet, delicious dessert is round to represent reunion and togetherness. Families enjoy time together during new years eve while eating tang yuan!
- Last but not least, China’s long-life noodles also called “yi-mein” are famous. People have it on their birthday as it represents long life and good health.