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Chinese Food

The way to a country’s soul is through its food. Come with us on a delectable food journey as we trace the foodie map from north to south, east to west of China.

Jianbing, Traditional Chinese Breakfast Crepe

If you are a fan of Chinese street food, there’s one Chinese breakfast item that you must know about: jianbing...

Traditional Chinese Breakfast

Have you ever tried a Traditional Chinese style breakfast? Chinese breakfast options are endless! In our new That’s Mandarin Vlog video,...

History of Milk Tea

What’s the most popular drink in China? Not coffee – at least not yet! It’s 奶茶 ♦ nǎichá, or milk...

Bizarre Food Event Recap

Every month at That’s Mandarin we organize a few cultural activities and events for our students and their friends. Everyone...

5 Chinese Noodles You Can’t Miss In China

Hot days, cold days, mild-weathered days,… It doesn’t matter; noodles are a staple food that can be eaten at any...

5 Top Dishes To Order At Dongbei Restaurants

Dōngběi 东北 refers to the north-eastern part of China which covers 3 provinces: Heilongjiang, Jilin and Liaoning. It used to...

Top 3 Shanghai Local Snacks

China is famous for its cuisine. What is so special about Chinese cuisine is that the color, smell and taste...

3 Things You Might Not Know About Chinese Dumplings

Chinese dumplings (Jiǎozi) are said to be over 1400 years old. They are popular in almost the whole of China...

The 8 Most Popular Chinese Breakfast

Chinese Breakfast For The Soul There is a Chinese saying that goes “eat breakfast till you’re full, eat lunch well...

8 Unusual Fruits You Can Find In China

We all know that there is a lot of difference between Western and Chinese cooking styles, food, drinks etc, but...

3 Popular Types of Chinese Hot Pot

Hot pot is the “fondue of the east”, but with broth instead of melted cheese or chocolate, and with raw...

Top 3 Spicy Chongqing Dishes

Chongqing is one of the most notable city in China for spicy food. Its cuisine is also known as Chuan...