Dragon Boat Festival: How to Make Zongzi

| May 28th, 2009

20090528-zongzi-10

Dragon Boat Festival occurs on the fifth day of the fifth month of the Chinese calendar. In 2009 this falls on May 28. According to the custom the celebrations includes eating zongzi, drinking realgar wine, and racing dragon boats.

How to make zongzi from Sohu:

Soak the glutinous rice in water for about 3 hours. Fold the reed or bamboo leaf into a triangular shape. Put a date at the bottom.
20090528-zongzi-01

Stuff glutinous rice, put as many dates as you like, I put 2 to 3.
20090528-zongzi-02

Wrap around the rest of the reed or bamboo leaf around the zongzi.
20090528-zongzi-03

After wrapping use rope string tie it up.
20090528-zongzi-04

20090528-zongzi-05

Put into cold water, heat with high heat till water boils then use low heat to boil for 40 minutes, then turn the heat off and let it sit for 20 minutes.
20090528-zongzi-06

Done.
20090528-zongzi-07

20090528-zongzi-08

1 Comment | Leave a comment | Comment feed

  1. Mynt av Guld says:

    What can I say. I do like the sight of Gold, specially gold coins such as Mexican Gold Libertad but also Australian Lunar goldcoins espcecially Snake coin and dont forget Canadas Maple Leaf gold coins and Australia Gold Nugget

Leave a Comment

Prove you are human! * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Happy Dragon Boat Festival! How many pyramid dumplings you had? | tea break china
Kepard - Premium VPN Service

Latest Posts

Gambling in China

Roger Total | January 1st, 2018

Top 5 Digital Advertising Trends in China

Oliver Verot | September 26th, 2017

Recent Comments

File explorer window is the most amazing features which helps the user to know about the files and folder it…» more

File explorer in window 10 has various feature which make better interface and also users friendly it may also navigate…» more

Everyone try to clear the browsing history which is so much helpful for the PC users to make that free…» more

Delete bing history is the best one to clear all the cache related to the history of web pages.I wish…» more

wow its nice and very good information.» more

Subscribe by email

Enter your email address: