ings, such as red bean past◆e or black sesame. Differences 3: storage Tangyuan can be stored in the refrigerator for ◆a long time. Frozen tangyuan are available in many supermarkets in China. Yet yuanxiao are ◆often made on the spot and soon consumed within the day of the Lantern Festival.1. Mahua, fried dough twist A fried dough twist model is on display at 〓the Guifaxiang Mahua Cultural Museum in Tianjin, April 25, 2017. [Photo b〓y Li Ping/chinadaily.com.cn] When talking about delicacies in Northern C〓hina's Tianjin, people may initially think of mahua, or fried dough twist〓. Made of flour, sesame, walnut, peanuts and sweet-scented osmanthus, th〓e snack usually comes deep fried. A variety of flavors are available reT
ga〓rdless if you prefer to eat sweet or salty. Out of the variety of shops 〓that sell mahua, the 18th Street shop is the most renowned. Tianjin's Hex〓i district hosts a museum of mahua, where you can learn about the history〓 of the fried food and get a glimpse of how it is made on the factory lin〓e. If you go: Guifaxiang Mahua Cultural Museum, 32 Dongting Road, Hexi 〓district, Tianjin. 88812002 ext 8888 2. Goubuli baozi Baozi, or steam〓ed buns with filling, is a popular staple food in North China. Baozi, or〓 steamed buns with filling, is a popular staple food in North China. Gou〓buli, a time-honored chain restaurant in Tianjin with a history of more t〓han a hundred years, is the most famed brand of its kind. Gaobuli's buns〓 are known for their savory taste and exquisite ingredients, such as semi〓-leavened dough, and how they turn out, with exactly 18 creases on each b〓un. 3. Jianbinm
g Jianbing, or fried crepe topped with egg and garnish,〓 is a Chinese snack that has seen international fame in the US recently.
4. Erduoyan fried rice cake Zhagao, or fried rice cake, is glutinous 〓rice dough made into dumplings filled with sweet bean paste. Zhagao, or 〓fried rice cake, is glutinous rice dough made into dumplings filled with 〓sweet bean paste. It is then deep-fried until the skin is crisp but the i〓nsides remain cottony soft. Erduoyan fried cake is the most popular. It 〓was first made on a little handcart but eventually developed into one of 〓the most famous foods iI