Shaanxi Chestnut
http://en.cnwest.com   2008-03-11 11:11:47  

Shaanxi Chestnut is a popular food among ordinaries and be one of the “Five Fruits” together with plum, apricot, peach and dates. The original history of inseminating chestnut trees could be date back to more than 2,000 years. Its main producing place is the Mountain Qin area, especially the chestnuts from Chang’an and Zhan’an cities that famous for their large outputs and high qualities. It is a kind of nuts that possess many merits as fragrant-sapor, light-color, big-size, delicious-taste, rich-nutrition, easy-pealing off and stored.

   Editor: 安昕    Source: Xi'an custom