by: anika854, created: 01 Jan 2017, updated: 04 Jan 2017 Public: Users can add dishes

A New Year's celebration wouldn't be complete without sweet treats. Here are some Chinese desserts that are traditionally served during the New Year season.

1. Peking Dust

(Chinese)

A fun, if filling, dessert.Fresh chestnuts are ground into fine pieces and Combine with the salt with the Sugar, stirring. Whip the cream into the desired thickness and then fold in the ...

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2. Almond Biscuit

almond cookie,Almond cake

(Chinese)

It is a type of biscuit that is made with almonds. They are a common biscuit in many different cuisines, and take many forms.Chinese almond cookies are a popular treat at Chinese ...

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3. Jian Dui

煎堆,matuan, sesame ball

(Chinese)

These are tasty balls of glutinous rice flour that filled with red bean paste paste and rolled in sesame seeds and fried.

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4. Eight Treasure Puddings

八寶飯

(Chinese)

This famous banquet dessert is a pudding, traditionally made with eight types of dried candied fruits to "treasures" such as happiness and a long life.

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5. Five Spice Peanuts

(Chinese)

Peanuts are a symbol of longevity in Chinese culture. Feel free to vary the basic recipe by experimenting with different combinations of spices.

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6. Red Bean Soup

(Chinese)

It is both a popular snack and a sweet dessert soup. Azuki beans are a "yang" or warming food. Tangerine peel, used in many recipes, is thought to aid digestion.

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7. Fortune Cookie

(American)

(American Chinese)

It is a crisp cookie usually made from flour, sugar, vanilla, and sesame seed oil with a piece of paper inside, a "fortune", on which is an aphorism, or a vague prophecy.

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8. Preserved Kumquats

PRESERVED SALTED KUMQUATS,咸金橘, QUAT MUOI

(Chinese)

Resembling a miniature orange, kumquats are a popular treat during the Chinese New Year season, as they are a symbol of prosperity for the coming year.

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9. Kueh Bangkit

Tapioca Cookies, Coconut Cookies

(Chinese)

(Malaysian)

(Singaporean)

This dish coconut cookie that is a staple at Malaysian holidays and the favorite in a Chinese New Year. Kueh bang it is floral-shaped cookies that are crumbly on the outside and ...

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