People’s Daily: Hotpot, barbecue can be traced back to China’s Han Dynasty

A group of archaeologists recently shared their latest findings during an academic conference. The findings show that people living in ancient China already had a diverse dietary structure. More surprising, foods like hotpot and barbecue were already popular as early as the Han Dynasty, over 2,000 years ago.

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