Countdown: Chinese New Year Traditions HAPPY CHINESE LUNAR NEW YEAR! Gong xi fa cai! Gong hay fat choy! Eat good food, be merry, play mahjong, give red envelopes to children (to keep evil spirits away)…and most of all, be thankful for peace, good health and bok choy blessings in the […]
Chinese New Year Traditions: Gathering Around the Stove
Chinese New Year Traditions: New Year’s Eve is the most important family ritual of the year and a night of unity, reunion, harmony, and paying respects to ancestors. Kind of like Thanksgiving, Christmas and Rockin’ Eve all rolled into one! Eating hot pot together is common. Kids get red envelopes […]
Chopsticks Race Video: Nosed Out By A Peanut?
In the spirit of Lunar New Year, adult guests at the 4th Annual Chinese Southern Belle Cultural Banquet participated in a fun chopsticks race with a surprising finish! Was there a runner up “nosed out by a peanut” ? CHOPSTICKS RACE VIDEO photo finish
Tasty Highlights, Chopsticks Race: Chinese Lunar New Year Cultural Banquet!
We had a grand time hosting our 4th Annual Chinese Lunar New Year Cultural Dinner at Canton House Restaurant. A sold out event, here were highlights: 8 scrumptious courses that symbolized Lunar New Year traditions, like: Sweet Rice Dim Dum Baby Bok Choy for health & wholeness Lotus Root for […]
Folks often ask me where to find authentic Chinese food in Atlanta or whether a specific restaurant is authentic. It’s a funny question to me. The short answer is: It depends. Authentic to whom? I, myself, like to ask servers to give me their personal recommendations. If Shanghai-styled steamed buns […]