Learning Chinese | Moon cake(月饼)


Moon cake, 月饼 yuè bing

Moon cakes are varied, but all have one thing in common, namely, they are round or approximately round in shape. The Mid-Autumn Festival is the traditional reunion festival so moon cake is also called reunion cake.

Eating moon cakes are an important custom in the Mid-Autumn Festival. When the moon is full in the festival, the Chinese people, no matter the south and the north, Han or ethnic minorities, are all eat moon cakes.