The Lunar New Year is only weeks away. Are you ready with the preparation to welcome the festivities? Kuali.com is here to provide countless kitchen inspirations for the celebration, starting with this recipe on Almond Crunch.
The Cantonese pronunciation for almond is hang yan. Hang is part of weng hang meaning perpetual. Yan sounds like ngan, which means money or silver.
So the significance of giving almonds during Lunar New Year is symbolic of wishing the recipient perpetual fortune and prosperity.