8 Chinese New Year Treats That Will Bring You Luck

Gong xi fa cai!

An assortment of seeds, such as sunflower, pumpkin, and watermelon seeds, are usually found in Chinese New Year snack boxes. Not only are they fun to munch on, they’re also believed to improve one’s fertility, as the Chinese character for seed (子) also means children.

 

Tāngyuán (汤圆) – Togetherness

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Andy Flores is a pathological penny pincher with impulse shopping and binge-eating tendencies. She’s constantly saving up for new adventures, so she dabbles in writing jobs here and there. Her not-so-secret dream is to be an extra in a big Bollywood movie.