chinese mooncakes

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Miniature Snowskin Mooncakes 1 by ilovelittlethings
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Handmade by me in 1:6 scale.

Signs as Types of Cake

Aries: “I dont like cakes, i prefer muffins”

Taurus: Marble cake

Gemini: Assorted cupcakes

Cancer: Strawberry cake

Leo: Chinese mooncake

Virgo: Carrot cake

Libra: Vanilla cake

Scorpio: Jennifer Lopez’s ass

Sagittarius: Red velvet cake

Capricorn: Cookies ‘n cream cake

Aquarius: 'Ol fashion chocolate cake

Pisces: Ice cream cake

各种各样的月饼 Various Kinds of Mooncake 1. 莲蓉馅月饼 lián róng xiàn yuèbǐng Lotus Seed Mooncake 2. 榴莲馅月饼 liúlián xiàn yuèbǐng Durian Mooncake 3. 伍仁馅月饼 wǔ rén xiàn yuèbǐng Five-Nuts Mooncake 4. 抹茶紅豆馅月饼 mǒchá hóngdòu xiàn yuèbǐng Green Tea Red Bean Mooncake 5. 巧克力馅月饼 qiǎokèlì xiàn yuèbǐng Chocolate Mooncake 6. 咖喱鸡肉月饼 gālí jīròu yuèbǐng Chicken Curry Mooncake

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! 中秋节快乐 (zhōng qiū jié kuài lè)!
中秋节 (zhōng qiū jié) is made of these characters:
中 (zhōng) - middle, as in 中间 (zhōng jiān)
秋 (qiū) - autumn, as in 秋天 (qiū tiān)
节 (jié) - holiday, as in 节日 (jié rì)

Ask a Chinese person this question:
你一般怎么过中秋节?
(nǐ yì bān zěn me guò zhōng qiū jié)
How do you normally celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival?

And you will likely hear one of the below traditional responses:
吃月饼 (chī yuè bǐng) - eat mooncakes
吃团圆饭 (chī tuán yuán fàn) - eat a reunion meal
赏月 (shǎng yuè) - admire the full moon
放假 (fàng jià) - have a vacation from work/school

中秋节快乐! (zhōng qiū jié kuài lè) - Happy Mid-Autumn Festival!