Recently, Dongxi seven sisters chili passed the national geographical indication products trial. “Dongxi seven sisters chili” won the gold award in provincal agricultural fair.
Since I myself am one hundred percent foodie, in order to share the information of those delicacies, I will set up a new section to introduce food around Hunan. Let’s wait and see how delicious and abundant the food in Hunanis!
Xiangfen(Hunan noodle), also known as “south noodles”, is named after its producing origin Xiang (short for Hunan). It has shared the same fame as Beijing Qinghe vermicelli and Shandong longkou vermicelli, which is actively demanded in both domestic and foreign markets.
China bayberry is full of functions. Firstly, it can make China bayberry juice and wine. Secondly, it is a medical ingredient which has effect on appetizing, thirst quenching. Thirdly, it is an economical and delicious fruit.
Are you inclined to delicious and nutritious wild fruits? ZJJ Wulingyuan, one of the most eye-catching scenic areas, is also popular for delicious wild fruits. All around a year, there are different kinds of wild fruits during every month. Here are the pictures and introductions of various wild fruits in ZJJ Wulingyuan.
Since loquat trees own beautiful shapes, rapid speed of growth and luxuriant leaves, many places plant loquat tree as a kind of ornamental plant.
Zhangjiajie Bayue Melon, wild fruits of akebiaquinata and Akebia trifoliate, is a kind of green food free of contamination. It will crack when growing ripe. Granted as the local banana, it shares the shape of the real banana. Blessed with fruit fragrance and sweet flavor, it consists of Sugar, vitamin C and 12 kinds of amino acids, as well as some acids that human body cannot synthesize,including valerian acids, methionine, isoleucine,and phenylalanine lysine.
In Zhangjiajie, tea tree can be seen almost everywhere. In summer, some chubby fruits, which are called Chabao (means the bracts) by local people, start to appear in the branches of those tea trees. According to local’s understanding, Chabao is divided into two kinds:
Herba Houttuyniae is a kind of perennial herb which grows in moist soil among mountains. It is named such name as its fishlike smell. Many people at first smell of it probably hate it. However, people in ZJJ make it a so delicious food that people fervently love it.
Generally speaking, mandarin orange contains various nutritional ingredients, such as sugar, vitamin C, protein and carotene and so on. What’s more, its content of vitamin C is 6-20 times as that of apple.Orange can even be cooked with other vegetables, so that a unique dish is present. Therefore, mandarin orange becomes one of the most popular fruits in Zhangjiajie.