A bite of Zhenjiang – Guo gai mian


Guo gai mian (literally, saucepan lid noodles), also called Huo mian, is a local treat of noodles in Zhenjiang, east China’s Jiangsu province. The noodle enjoys great fame in Jiangnan region (literally, the area south of Yangtze River). It is known as No.1 Noodle in Jiangnan.
The unique formula, strange making method, together with the mixed flavor, make Guo gai mian a century-old famous snack. It has been successfully reported as municipal and provincial intangible cultural heritage.