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 ‘Face Bacon’ in Mandarin Chinese
What is it?
You’ll generally only see this around street festivals and in the butcher shops around Chinese holidays. This particular one is from a street vendor in Hangzhou. You may even seen them in your local Carrefour – keep your eyes, erm, peeled! You may see the characters 猪脸 on menus that have pig snout as a dish or appetizer as well.