Lunar New Year is all about sharing the joy, hopes and good fortune with your friends and family. A time to start afresh with happy blessings, togetherness, and of course, great food! Every dish holds auspicious meaning through millennia of shared tradition; with tastes, ingredients, colours and homophonic names that embody the festive spirit. Chinese restaurants around the world have special menus for the two-week celebration, but the most authentic way to experience the bliss of a Lunar New Year feast is undoubtedly home-cooked food.
So, here are 8 joyful, delicious and luck-bringing Asian dishes to celebrate with your loved ones.