Hungry to improve your Chinese vocabulary, but don’t know where to dig in? Welcome to our weekly Foodie Flashcard series. Follow along, study these morsels of knowledge, then dig in at your local restaurant to fully digest the information.
How to say ‘Preserved Mustard Greens Bread’ in Mandarin Chinese
What is it?
These delicious treats are made piping hot in front of you, usually streetside or prominently displayed as a pop-up in the front of a larger restaurant. Look for a wooden naan oven that is usually in the shape of a wooden wine-style barrel. There are usually a few options, perhaps different types of meat or spiciness level – a trick for Chinese menus that you can’t read is to always just go for the most top-left dish on the menu. A good percentage of the time this is their standard or most famous dish. These will usually set you back just 5-8rmb.
Where To Find Meigancai Bing In Shanghai:
Metro: Line 1/10/12 – South Shaanxi Rd
Where To Find Meigancai Bing In Beijing
Metro: Line 2/5 Lama Temple