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Quiz: What to eat for Chinese New Year 2015

Published February 19th, 2015

Kung hei fat choy! It’s that most auspicious time of the year again when the lunar calendar ushers in what’s known as Chinese New Year. 2015 is the Year of the Sheep (or goat – it’s the same character in Mandarin) in the Chinese calendar and if you’ve been lucky enough to be born under this sign (hint: you’ll be turning 12, 24, 36 or other multiples of 12), expect double happiness, good fortune and a most prosperous year. For everyone else, you can still get your happy on filling your belly with delicious dim sum. What to eat for Chinese New Year 2015? Take our quiz and figure out what is most fortuitious to nom.


Cassandra Laffey

Consumed with unrequited wanderlust, I get my fix in 24/7 cities and hippie retreats. I'm still looking for the ultimate combo of secluded beach and major metropolis, and my happy place is a 5-star hotel room all to myself - sigh.