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"This place makes us starving!" This comment in the visitors' book left by an American speaks for many visitors of China Hangzhou Cuisine Museum.
Covering 12,470 square meters, the museum specializes in the culture of Hangzhou cuisine so visitors can learn its history, features and cooking techniques.
Hangzhou is representative of the cuisine in Zhejiang Province. It is light, crisp and elegant, characterized by elaborate preparation and techniques of cooking, such as sauteing, stewing, stir frying and deep frying.
The museum features silica gel replicas of 400 Hangzhou dishes for visitors to drool over, pots, pans and bowls unearthed in Hangzhou over the years and artwork on the theme of Hangzhou culinary culture.
And if all that whets your appetite, the museum also features a restaurant where visitors can order authentic Hangzhou dishes.