“Lao Hei” is a traditional and one of the must have dishes for Lunar New Year. The most important reason that make “Lao Hei” to become so popular in recent years is because Chinese people care about the auspiciousness during the celebration of Lunar New Year. The ingredients of “Lao Hei” including Salmon (pronounce “Yu” in Cantonese) which metaphor for “Nian nian youyu” (Prosperity through the years) and the colorful mixture of Lettuce, Celery, Carrots, peanut & etc., metaphor the colorful and wonderful year ahead.
「Say some good words and have an amazing year ahead!」
The traditional way to enjoy “Lao Hei” is mix all the ingredients with the chopsticks, and once you put one ingredient you have to say some good words to wish your friends and family a great year ahead.
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HEXA – Feng Seng Shui Hei
Salmon with Assorted Salad
Prince Hotel [email protected] – Salmon Lao Hei