17th April 2018

Interesting Chinese food facts by the best Chinese restaurant in Parramatta

Chinese cuisine is very unique and contains many interesting facts that the best Chinese restaurant in Parramatta want to share with you. The history of Chinese cuisine goes back over thousands of years and has changed in each region based on climate, imperial fashions and local preferences.

Firstly, as the north of China is colder and drier, these conditions favour wheat production. As a result, most northerners eat dumplings, wheat noodles, steamed buns and stuffed buns compared to the south where rice or rice noodles are served with almost every meal. As the best restaurant in Parramatta, we bring these cuisines and flavours together at Parramatta Phoenix.

At our Chinese restaurant in Parramatta, soup is an important course for most of our customers. Unlike in most world cuisines, the soup is part of the last course in Chinese cuisine. It is believed that by having the soup at the end of your meal it allows for better digestion.

Also, did you know that ice-cream is believed to have originated in China around 2000 BC? Historians suggest that ice cream was kept a royal secret until Marco Polo visited China and took the dessert to Italy.

We hope you enjoyed these interesting facts and please come try our amazing Chinese cuisines by making a booking at the best Chinese restaurant in Parramatta.