What Do Chinese People Eat When New Seasons Are Coming?

There is an old saying in China: 民以食为天(mín yǐ shí wéi tiān)(Food is the first necessity of the people.; Food is god for the people. I prefer the latter translation). We think that we should eat different food during different seasons to obey the natural rules and make the body keep healthy. So we have Read more about What Do Chinese People Eat When New Seasons Are Coming?[…]

A Typical Breakfast in Beijing.

Since China is large, cuisines in different area is so different. When I moved to Beijing, I tried to find 小笼包(xiǎolongbāo) and 生煎(shengjiān), which are common for breakfast in Shanghai, but I failed. Instead I found 肉夹馍(ròujiāmó) near my office, which people never eat for breakfast in Shanghai. So today, we will explore what we Read more about A Typical Breakfast in Beijing.[…]