Huabobo – a culinary tradition in Shandong

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A shopper buys huabobo for the upcoming Chinese New Year in Gaomi, Shandong Province, January 20, 2024. /CFP
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A shopper buys huabobo for the upcoming Chinese New Year in Gaomi, Shandong Province, January 20, 2024. /CFP
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A shopper buys huabobo for the upcoming Chinese New Year in Gaomi, Shandong Province, January 20, 2024. /CFP
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A shopper buys huabobo for the upcoming Chinese New Year in Gaomi, Shandong Province, January 20, 2024. /CFP

Shoppers are rushing out to buy huabobo to prepare for the upcoming Chinese New Year in Gaomi, Shandong Province. These traditional local steamed buns are usually eaten on special occasions such as birthdays, weddings and other festive occasions like the Chinese New Year. As a time-honored tradition, Shandong huabobo are famous for their variety of styles and delectable flavors.