Classic Chinese Recipes For the Lunar New Year
Today may seem like any old day of rest, but halfway across the world, millions of people are celebrating. According to the lunar calendar, the day marks the official start of the Year of the Monkey — and in most Asian countries, the Lunar New Year is such a big holiday that it's celebrated for not one day, but one entire month. Want in on the festivities? Celebrate with five of our favorite classic Chinese recipes, many of which are thought to bring health, wealth, and prosperity in the coming year.