Chengdu Snack Recipes, nciku Reader Edition (Simplified Chinese) Book App Review (iOS, Free)


Languages: Chinese, English

Seller: Beijing DFHL Company



This is the nciku Reader edition of 成都风味小吃 ("Chengdu Snack Recipes"), by the Chinese author 陈代富 (Chen Daifu).

nciku Reader helps you read Chinese books by providing convenient dictionary and pinyin functions to help you understand the original text:

- Tap on the first character of a word to see its definition from the built-in nciku Chinese dictionary.

- Tap a button to see each paragraph's pinyin, generated by the nciku Sentence Mode tool.

- Switch the application's interface between English and Simplified Chinese.

About the Book
Coauthored by Mr. Ye Yongfeng and Chen Daifu, a famous snack bar manager and first class cook from Chengdu, this book describes the historical development of Chengdu snacks and specifically introduces the ingredients, cooking methods and features of 135 different Chengdu snacks separated into 4 types of food. Besides that, this book collects the origins and interesting stories of some of the famous snacks. As the covered recipes only need easy-to-find ingredients and are easy to prepare, this book allows for the easy preparation of Chengdu snacks at home. Great for cooking at home or for restaurant use.

Beijing DFHL Company is a Beijing-based developer of Chinese and English language learning tools. Our other products include the online Chinese dictionary and the nciku Chinese Dictionary for iPhone, which contains definitions for over 153,000 entries and 95,000 example sentences. Our newest line of products is the nciku Reader series of Chinese e-books, which help you to read Chinese content on your phone by providing pinyin and dictionary support.

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