The Lantern Festival is celebrated on the 15th of the first lunar month. The Lantern Festival is the first important festival after the Spring Festival. Every household in Tianjin has the habit of eating Lantern Festival. So how to buy and eat Lantern Festival correctly, Tianjin Municipal Market Supervision and Administration Committee will help you Share tips on buying and eating Lantern Festival.
1. It is safer to buy carefully
When purchasing quick-frozen Lantern Festival, you should carefully check whether the packaging is well-sealed and whether the food label is complete, such as manufacturer, production date, shelf life, production date and other information. Choose products that have little ice residue in the packaging bag, uniform and bright color, no obvious adhesion, complete shape, and no cracks or powder removal.
When purchasing fresh Lantern Festival, check whether the appearance is bright and shiny. If the color becomes light, gray, mildew, red glutinous rice flour (except for red ingredients), etc., it means that the quality of glutinous rice flour is not good or The storage time is too long; the smell should have the aroma of glutinous rice flour and fillings, and there should be no odors such as musty, spoilage, and hala.
Second, reasonable eating is healthier
Lantern Festival is a starch-rich food with relatively high sugar and oil content. It is difficult to digest. Too much consumption at one time may cause stomach upset. It is recommended to consume in moderation, especially for patients with diabetes and hyperlipidemia. Intake of other staple foods. The sticky glutinous rice has a hard texture and a bad taste after cooling, so it is best to eat it while it is hot. In addition, you can eat vegetables or high-protein foods before eating Lantern Festival, which will help reduce blood sugar response after meals.
3. Careful storage is more appropriate
The home-made Lantern Festival can be directly put in the refrigerator, and after freezing, it can be divided into small portions and stored in the refrigerator to avoid cross-contamination. The purchased quick-frozen Lantern Festival should be stored frozen, and should not be stored in a refrigerated environment for a long time. Don’t need to thaw before eating, just put it in a boiling water pot and cook it thoroughly.
February 20, 2021