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The Foreigners Show Cooking Skills in Community Carnival

On May 12th, a sino-foreign cultural exchange carnival activity was held at Cuizhuyuan community in Yuhuatai district. The community residents and foreign residents showed their cooking skills together to share the "New China Delight".

During the activity, the residents treated the foreign friends in the same community with dozens of delicacies such as boiled salted duck, boiled dumplings, etc. Feng Meilan, an American teacher of NUAA showed her hometown cuisine American pancakes while Holmes who comes from Central Africa cooked tomato stew beef at the site. Ms. Feng said that she liked Nanjing so much and she has lived in Cuizhuyuan for more than four years and has been friends with many residents. At the same day, an Exhibition of the National Flags of all Nations was held to teach community children about the world cultures. In addition, such traditional Chinese cultural experience projects as cast pot and Chinese ink circular fan were set up, making residents to have a good weekend.

Cuizhuyuan community is one of the "international communities" emphatically forged by Nanjing this year. It is close to the software valley and famous enterprise cluster district and has a high internationalization level. At present, there are nearly 20 residents from America, Canada and other countries and more than 100 relatives of nationals living abroad.

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