Diet Customs

Customs of the Chinese people’s traditional diet is plant-based diets. Staple food grains, supplement vegetables, plus a small amount of meat. A major feature is hot and cooked food for the custom of the Chinese diet .It is related on Chinese civilized and development of cooking techniques.

Western countries adhering to the nomads, sailing nation’s cultural heritage, to fishing and hunting for living, the traditional diet main is based on meat .  High-calorie, high fat diet adapted to high latitudes of the geography and climate. Combination of raw and cooked vegetables often appear before the salad way.

Diet Concept

I think the best difference from Chinese and Western Food Culture is diet concept.Because the different Chinese and Western philosophy, Western diets heavy science, nutrition, so the modern Western diet to nutrition as the supreme criterion.Chinese people concern the taste of food.We have always pursued  the delicious of food  but nutrition.

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