(Xiaochunlou) use with black bean and sesame oil as the base started for their braised food coupled with careful hand-made. This shop has open nearly century through the three generation. It becomes one of the unforgettable braised snacks for local residence.
When we talk about (Chien-Chen Circle) /Taipei ring, glorious history from the Japanese era to begin with, since five years from the Republic of China ( AD 1916 ) the (Xiaochunlou), has been inheritance of one hundred years , just like a history of braised food gastronomy
Master Ye Zhao Quan settled in Fuzhou to Taiwan Taipei Ring/( Chien-Chen Circle), open a restaurant (Xiaochunlou) sell “buns, dumplings, stewed port, deep fried ribs and shark’s fin”. The business is overwhelming especially braised food.
The first generation of the founder, Master Ye Zhao Quan. He uses a dozen unique spices formula, to make a gorgeous braised sauce, the weather is beans or meat are combined with the perfect marinade.
Combined with the unique receipt sauce and strict selection of fresh ingredients food. All same rich and unique taste of the traditional taste presented to attract customers around the world come back time by time by a century.
Today (Xiaochunlou) is still next to Taipei Ring/(Chien-Chen Circle) to service customers and international travelers.
(Xiaochunlou) provides a clean, comfortable dining and shopping environment
When I(Sky) am enjoying my braised food, the crowds are keep coming, many of the customers are from Hong Kong. The shop has been Japan and Hong Kong media before I got told by the shop staff while I am in the shop. (Xiaochunlou) are also represented the Taiwan in 2016 Tokyo World Tourism Fair.
The way to keep the food fresh and clean is keeping them in the refrigerator all the time in the store. The service bench is tidy and clean as well. In compare of the traditional store, (Xiaochunlou) is a high standard in hygiene.
Official test to prove all the natural ingredients.
You have to keep the food in the fridge if you cannot finish them at same day due to no artificial preservatives.
(Xiaochunlou) one of must try snacks Duck tongue , tips: you have to remove the trachea careful before eat it. The marinade flavour ingredients have even brought out the food nature taste.
In order to taste traditional flavour like this, (Xiaochunlou) need to use traditional black beans and sesame oil as their secret base.
There is no anywhere else can have similar taste.
Duck tongue taste Q and crisp once you chewing gentle plus that charming aroma of sesame.
Tie pig hoof is one of signature souvenir
Wow, It is really a pig hoof.
It is not like the synthesis ham in the market.
Each piece of meat is delicious and elasticity.
In order to keep a beautiful and nature taste is only use (Xiaochunlou) secret ingredients.
Duck feet It is the first time for me(Sky). The taste is soft and Q. It is far better than chicken feet.
(Xiaochunlou)’s braised food only has one flavour. For those who like the heavy taste, you are welcome to add the chili sauce. You can ask for staff help for the chili. (chili sauce taste yum)
The smelling of edamame is amazing. I almost urge to get the beer after I had edamame.
Duck Wing, is also one of the signature dish as well. you will never have enough of it. You will eat most of the braised food that you can see in the (Xiaochunlou) like duck tongue or duck wing…etc because they taste so wonderful in perfect balance.
There are 30 to 40 types of braised food in a display cabinet. You cannot have all of them at once rest of them I will come back again.
Sky also order one container for my lovely family.
As a gift, (Xiaochunlou) also have gift pack. Like this package only $888 (NT), include seven different braised food, (Duck tongue, Duck wing, ham, duck feet, crispy duck intestine, edamame and Sauerkraut etc)
It looks fabulous when you put seven kinds of braised food together.
It is very convenient whether it is a gift, picnic or supper.
The store also has $638, $1388 or $1488 options for the gift pack.
They are all good souvenirs.
Conclusion: if you want to taste the Taipei ring(Chien-Chen Circle) traditional flavour. Me (Sky), will recommend (Xiaochunlou) to you.
It is definitely one of the classic representative of Taiwan snakes.
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