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Why Shanghainese are Crazy about Hairy Crabs?

Why Shanghainese are Crazy about Hairy Crabs?


The best season to eat freshwater crabs is Autumn, especially during every October and November. People in Shanghai are big fans of hairy crabs. The average number of crabs eaten by one Shanghai citizen is 12.5.

Source 新浪网上海站

Topic Food, Daily life, Customs, Life

ID M0083

Date of Publication 24-Nov-2015

Rate 88

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说起大闸蟹,如果你生活在上海,江苏或者浙江,那你一定能够在每年的10月或11月轻易地找到它。

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You may easily find it during every October and November in China,especially in areas of Shanghai, Jiangsu and Zhejiang.


大闸蟹是上海人的最爱。据说仅上海每年就要吃掉5万吨大闸蟹。平均每个上海人每年要吃掉12.5只大闸蟹。

Hairy crab is Shanghai people’s favorite. It is said that 50 thousand tons of crabs will be consumed each year only in Shanghai. In other words, the average number of crabs eaten by one Shanghainese is 12.5.


有人说大闸蟹味道非常鲜美,营养也很丰富。

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Some people say that hairy crabs taste very delicious, and they are also rich in nutrients.


还有人说大闸蟹吃起来有很多步骤,还需要一些技巧,不同于吃其他任何食物,所以需要人们慢慢地品尝。

Some people say that eating a hairy crab involves many steps and needs some techniques as well, which makes them different from any other kinds of food and takes longer time to eat them gracefully.


怎么样,你是不是也想试一试呢?
Maybe you want to try it?


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