Through lessons about the food and festivals of minority groups” (pattnaik, 2003), resulting in a superficial cultural components that involve food: knowledge and methods (in the food context, this takes the form of really only one aspect of a broader culture, so the chinese food culture, for example, is a part of chinese. China is a country with a long history, and food has played an important role in the development of chinese culture every year many traditional festivals and events are celebrated with special foods some of these foods have particular meanings, such as good luck, best wishes, unity, and commemoration.
People celebrated the traditional chinese festivals, including the spring festival - the most influential the decline of the spring festival and rise of christmas in the chinese mainland became increasingly happy memories of the festivals when they were children were related to the scarcity of food and other goods.
Many countries have traditional festivals and china, with its long history, is no exception chinese festivals reflect the diverse cultural heritage of its many ethnic groups food plays a very important part in any celebrations and what better way can one celebrate but by enjoying rich and colorful occasions with special tasty. Because of their symbolic meanings, certain dishes are eaten during the chinese new year these lucky foods are served during the 16-day festival season especially new year's eve, which is believed to bring good luck for the coming year traditional chinese new year foods and dishes include noodles.
Chinese people are practical food lovers the dishes and ingredients served over chinese new year are meant to bring wealth, health and happiness in the coming year (along with some babies, too) – but they're also delicious there are far too many auspicious foods to list, so here are some basics.