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Chinese New Year Party Food and Menu Ideas

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Yesterday we talked a little about food ideas for a Chinese New Year celebration, and more information for planning a Chinese New Year party. Today I want to talk more about the food or menu.

chinese new year dumplings

Don't forget you're looking for whole foods, or that some foods hold special meanings for the celebration.  Here are some ideas and links to great recipes to get you started planning a Chinese New Year menu:

Noodles represent a long life, just make sure you don't cut them, eat them whole:

Clams and spring rolls symbolize wealth~

Whole fish represents togetherness and abundance~

We also have 8 Chinese dumpling recipes for your Chinese New Year celebration.

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