Tag Archives: New Beijing

Hungry Ghost Festival Feeds the Souls of the Departed as Well as the Souls of the Living – Another Chinese Tradition Brought To You By Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, IL

On the 15th day of the 7th lunar month, which this year falls on Sunday, August 10, 2014, Chinese people begin the almost month-long celebration of Ghost Month, kicked off by Ghost Day, also known as Spirit Day, or more … Continue reading

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Chinese-Inspired Stuffing Recipe – Happy Thanksgiving from Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, IL

Thanksgiving  reunites family and friends and reminds us of how thankful we should all be to spend this holiday together.  Celebrating Thanksgiving in the U.S. is like having a big party on Noah’s Ark.  Although we might have different ethnicity, … Continue reading

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How Well Do You Know Your Tea? Here’s a Lesson from Yu’s New Beijing Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, IL

Chinese legend credits Emperor Shennong, who lived about 5,000 years ago, with discovering the tea plant…by chance.  So they say, that a dried branch of the tea bush fell into his cauldron of boiling water and that the rest, is … Continue reading

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At Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, We are Celebrating Mid-Autumn Moon Festival under a Moon Struck September

As fall is descending down in the Northern Hemisphere, Mother Nature presents us with one of the most beautiful moons of the year.  True, there is only one Moon and here on Earth, we have the privilege of sharing it.  … Continue reading

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