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Happy Year of the Ram, Sheep or Goat From AntiquityNOW!

Hanging scroll from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911/1912)

Hanging scroll from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911/1912)

We hope you enjoy a festive New Year filled with tradition, feasting, family and friends! Check out our previous posts on Chinese New Year to find fascinating history and some delicious recipes for the holiday:

Bon Appetit Wednesday! Tray of Togetherness for Chinese New Year

LNY2015-Forever-single-BGv1Chinese New Year is a fun and meaningful time filled with family, feasting and important traditions with deep, ancient roots. In the past we’ve brought you recipes for pork dumplings, Nian Gao (sticky cake), egg custard tarts and sweet cream cheese fried wontons. This year we’re featuring another essential part of Chinese New Year, the Tray of Togetherness or Chuen Hop. In fact, this piece of the celebration is so important that it is featured on the 2015 U.S. Postal Service Year of the Ram stamp. Continue reading