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Dumpling Fest Vancouver 2014 (Feb 7-9)

LotusRapper Jan 29, 2014 06:30 AM

http://www.vancitybuzz.com/2014/01/du...

I'm there !

  1. flowbee Jan 29, 2014 09:56 PM

    Saw that! Scant info though... :(

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    1. re: flowbee
      LotusRapper Jan 29, 2014 10:08 PM

      Yeah. Guess we'll just have to check it out in person.

      http://www.lunarfest.org/2014Lunarfest/van/?page_id=149

      http://www.lunarfest.org/2013/dumpling.html

      A bit more here:

      http://www.insidevancouver.ca/2013/02...

      The humble dumpling (jiaozi) is the star of Chinese Lunar New Year feasting which kicked off February 9 on Lunar New Year’s Eve. Dumplings – dough filled with meat and veg artfully wrapped into tidy morsels of comfort food – have been a raging global food trend for over 500 years. Many Asian cultures celebrate Lunar New Year; each has their own version of Lunar New Year dumplings.

      Taste them all at DumplingFest taking place at Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza 12pm to 8pm Friday, February 15 through Sunday, February 17.

      DumplingFest is a part of the annual CIBC LunarFest – a celebration of Lunar New Year (the Year of the Snake) that represents Asian communities including China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam and more. Entry to the cultural shows and lantern jungle is free. Most servings of dumplings will run $7 and under.

      DumplingFest Menu

      Chinese style celery beef dumplings
      Chinese style leek pork dumplings
      Cabbage pork dumplings
      Korean style kimchi dumplings
      Japanese teriyaki dumplings
      Vietnamese orange peel fish dumplings

      Find out the cultural significance of different dumpling fillings here.

      Learn how to throw your own dumpling party here.

      DumplingFest takes place at Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza

      12pm to 8pm Friday, February 15 through Sunday, February 17.

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