Expats’ Moon Cake DIY Party

Authors: Go Chengdu

2018-09-26

A group of foreigners in Chengdu had a unique way celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival.
A group of foreigners in Chengdu, from the US, Germany, Poland, Malaysia and Ecuador, had a moon cake DIY party at Shangri-La Hotel Chengdu, which was organized by GoChengdu.cn and Shangri-La Hotel Chengdu on September 14.
Master chefs from the hotel, Mr. Deng and Mrs. Lin, gave a brief introduction of the festival customs and the moon cake, and on how to make the crispy-skin moon cake.
All the foreigners finished with success in making moon cakes and some even carved their name on the back of the moon cakes.
Everyone present enjoyed some snacks and Chinese tea. They learnt how to say "Happy Mid-Autumn Festival" in Chinese and how to say "moon cake" in different languages. Everyone was excited about the extraordinary experience that helped them better know the tradition of Mid-Autumn Festival and local culture.

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