Discover the gem of Beijing culture, Hutong, and experience its delicious food.
What to Expect
Welcome to a off the beaten path food walking tour, where you will get to taste all kinds of local food, learn about the different regions’ cuisines, hear about the Chinese culinary habits, get tips on how to select specialties in the shops and experience how it truly feels to be a local in China.
Your Guide will meet you at Exit C of Dongsi Subway station(Line 5 or Line 6) and you will start your food adventure. You will visit Lishi hutong, Here you will get to experience what it truly feels like to be a local on a more personal level without the crowds. Feel free to ask your guide as many questions as you like. For adventurous foodies there is food that will surprise you. By staying off the beaten path you will also have a unique chance to support a local community while being entertained by the sights and smells of the true Beijing.
Here are some of the things you can expect to taste:
Dried fermented mung beans juice
Fried sugar cake
Jianbing - Thin millet flour pancake
Luzhu Huoshao - Wheaten cake boiled in meat
Zha Guan Chang - fried corn flour cakes
Beijing Suan Nai - Beijing Yoghurt
Shaobing - Baked Sesame Seed cake
Cold noodles Plum juice
Yellow flower wine
Jiaozi -Dumplings with pork and vegetable
Roujiamo -pork in pita bread
Lotus root in orange juice
Spicy Hotpot--with either meat or vegetable on sticks
Muslim Kebabs - including lamp kebabs, leek ,eggplant etc.
Tell your guide if you want to be adventurous, there are lots of local food to fill your curiousity :Donkey burger ,Duck Head, Chicken's feet, Tortoise Ski Jelly ....and more!
- English speaking tour guide
- All food Tasting
- Walking Tour
What's Not Included
- Alcohol drink
- Hotel pick-up and drop off