Category: Chinese

Celebrate Chinese New Year 2021 – Year of the Metal Ox With Wine

Chinese New Year of the Metal Ox (Courtesy New year vector created by pikisuperstar - www.freepik.com)

Chinese New Year 2021 – Year of the Metal Ox will start on February 12, and it will last until January 31, 2022.  In Chinese culture, the Ox is a valued animal because of its role in agriculture and its…

Enjoy a Variety of Dumplings on the Richmond Dumpling Trail

Empire Seafood Restaurant with dumplings

Dumplings are made around the world.  They come in different sizes, with different flavours.  Some of savoury, while others are sweet.  The Original Vancouver Food Tour offers a walking tour where you can sample Asian-crafted dumplings along the Richmond, BC Dumpling…

Celebrate The Chinese New Year of the Brown Earth Pig with Wine

Chinese New Year of the Brown Pig (Image courtesy www.thechinesezodiac.org)

February 5, 2019 is the Chinese New Year of the Brown Earth Pig.   In Chinese culture, pigs are the symbol of wealth. 2019 is supposed to be a great year to make money, and a good year to invest. According…

Celebrating the Year of the Rooster for Chinese New Year with Wine

Chinese New Year Rooster 2017

Chinese New Year Day of the Rooster is on January 28, 2017. It is also known as the Female Fire Chicken year. Red is connected to the fire in Chinese tradition.  According to chinesefortunecalendar.com, “…Chicken is a Female Metal. Female Metal is…