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http://english.hebei.com.cn  2012-12-05 21:50

  Almond juice

  Lolo almond juice is a kind of plant protein drink made of natural wild almond ,with healthy functions such as adjusting blood fat, improving nonspecific immunity, beautifying, etc. Now main specifications are normal almond juice, no sugar added almond juice, and almond juice for children.

  Zanhuang Chinese Date

  They are characterized by dark red and bright color, fine and crisp flesh, and plump fruit. If you break one open, you can pull out one chi-long thread of honey, so it enjoys the reputation of “Jinsi data”. (“Jinsi” means golden thread.)

  Cangzhou Preserved Vegetable

  Cangzhou preseved vegetable is unique in its flavor, with fragrance, sweetness, saltiness, and hotness mingled in one.

  Because of its vacuum packed with appropriate amount of water content, it's available the year round. Dishes with Cangzhou preserved vegetable are hot and fragrant and appetizing. A typical local dish, prepared with Cangzhou preserved vegetable and winter bamboo shoots, is very popular among visitors.

  Cangzhou small red dates

  Cangzhou small red dates have thin skin, small kernel, and thick soft pulp with "honey thread". They are also known as "golden thread dates". They are one of the noted export goods from Hebei as well as China.

  Red dates are produced in China as early as 12 million years ago. There were wild date trees growing in North China. The working people managed to cultivate them about 3 millennia ago. Red date, chestnut, apricot, peach and plum were considered as five valuable fruits in ancient China. Of them, red date comes first.

  Red dates were a kind of food during a famine. They were utilized as a gift to pregnant women, an offering to forefathers and a medicine for weak people. Although date trees are widely distributed in China and there are various kinds of them, the most famous kind is the one growing in Hebei.

  Cangzhou small red dates have rich nutrients, with sugar content of 65.9%. One hundred grams of fresh red dates contain vitamin C up to 600mg, 77 times higher than apricot, 90 times higher than peach and banana, 135 times higher than pear, etc.. They also contain protein, fat, crude fiber, inorganic salt, calcium phosphorus, iron, potassium, sodium, etc.. Moreover, red dates are a tonic for all organs and have an effect on recuperating bodily functions, nourishing the spleen and soothing the stomach.

  Red dates are used to cure the patients suffering diseases like weak stomach, anemia, cough, insomnia, weariness, high blood pressure, hepatitis, etc.. A British physician called red dates "living Vitamin pills." He carried out clinical tests on 163 weak patients and found that those who ate red dates made a quicker recovery than those who took vitamin pills. Red dates can be eaten fresh, boiled, simmered into soup, or made into paste as cake fillings.

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