So, what is Dragon Beard Candy?
It is a traditional delicious sweet originating from the Ancient Chinese Palace.
Well, here are two options that you can get a taste of Dragon Beard Candy:
- Use a time travelling machine and fly back to the past.
- Get a fresh one from Mater Au on a Friday at Chinatown Markets from 4pm to 11pm!
During October, Sydney is jammed full of events for Good Food Month and Chinatown is no exception!
Asia on Your Doorstep promotes a range of activities throughout Haymarket with dining experiences, talks and tastings, a celebrity chef and even an opportunity to win a trip for two to Thailand.
On the last Friday of the month, Chinatown Markets Sydney will transform Little Hay Street into ‘Little Eat Street’. Food stalls and lanterns will beckon food lovers in the buzzing walkway, as they embark on a spicy journey. Sample special $3 dishes of Hong Kong to Hanoi, yum cha, teppanyaki, takoyaki, sushi, Szechuan, pho and more!
Celebrate Chinese New Year as the precinct lights up day and night for the month of February.
The Lunar New Year is the focus from February 8-24 with the City Of Sydney featuring a festival of food, entertainment and educating all audiences on Asian culture.
For details on over 80 events across the city go to: http://www.sydneychinesenewyear.com/. Plus, be sure to fit Chinatown Markets Sydney into your schedule every Friday evening from 4pm-11pm.