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Longjing shrimp = 龙井虾仁
The World of Chinese = 汉语世界
  • Fanhua ZENG
  • Liping BAI
Document Type
Translation
Publication Date
1-1-2008
Publisher
商务印书馆
Abstract

Longjing Shrimp (or Dragon-well Shrimp) is a famous dish in the areas south of the Yangtze River. It is said to have been fortuitously created by a chef when he served an emperor in plain clothes.

“龙井虾仁”是一道杭州名菜。传说它是一位厨师接待微服到访的皇帝的一次“意外”之作。

Citation Information
Zeng, F., & Bai, L. (Trans.) (2008). Longjing shrimp = 龙井虾仁. The World of Chinese = 汉语世界, (4), 54-56.