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Monday, January 23, 2012

CNY 2012*

An entire day of celebrations with family-
cooking, eating, drinking, and preparing food
for more festivities tomorrow!

Wishing everyone a very Happy Chinese New Year
"May 2012 bring you and your family
good health, luck and prosperity!"

baby dragon money tins

CNY candied fruits assortment
lotus seed, chestnut, coconut, carrot, winter melon, ginger

morning tea ceremony
chinese tea, two red dates, candied winter melon strip

vegetarian breakfast: eight "lucky" foods
shiitake mushrooms, dried black fungus, tofu skin, red dates, dried bamboo shoots, black moss, vermicelli, dried oysters
and a sprinkle of sesame seeds

afternoon snacks
deep fried sesame puffs with red bean

family dinner
red coral trout with ginger & shallots
pork knuckles, oysters, shiitake mushroom, black moss
braised duck; bbq jumbo king prawns
steamed chicken; lamb cutlets
 deep fried pigeons, chinese cabbage

and for the day after
CNY cake

lucky candy
chocolate peanuts, gold coins & gold bars
sesame dumpling

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