Jul 13, 2022
In General Discussion
Halloween has just passed, and there are ghost and cosplay activities all over Taiwan, but do you know the origin of Halloween? This is not a festival of traditional Chinese culture, so how did it start? If you just finished Halloween, let's make up some Halloween knowledge. As for the pumpkins left over from Halloween, they are actually nutritious ingredients. Let the nutritionist take you to quickly understand the efficacy and nutritional value of pumpkins. Why are jack-o-lanterns necessary for every Halloween? When it comes to Halloween, in addition to all kinds of strange costumes, the most representative is the decoration of jack-o-lanterns. Jack-o'-lantern was originally called Jack-o'-lantern. Legend has it that there was an alcoholic named Stingy Jack in Ireland who designed to tease Satan. As a result, after he died, he couldn't go to photo background removing heaven, and hell didn't take him in. He had to carry a burrowing white radish with a burning charcoal fire that Satan gave him as a lantern, and he continued to wander the world. The locals imitated this legend by hollowing out potatoes, radishes or beets and putting them into candles. Later, when Europeans immigrated to the United States, they found that pumpkins were not only convenient but also easier to carve, so jack-o-lanterns became a must-have decoration for Halloween. Taiwan is rich in land, and all kinds of pumpkins can grow, and pumpkins can be roughly divided into Chinese pumpkins and Western pumpkins, in addition to black pumpkins, Mexican pumpkins and American pumpkins. Among them, common Chinese pumpkins include Acheng, Gillian, Afang and other varieties, while Western pumpkins include Li Bai, Xiaohong, Xiaohei and other varieties. The most commonly used as a jack-o-lantern is the Dongsheng pumpkin, which belongs to the Western pumpkin family. The benefits of eating pumpkin, three key nutritionists report to you In foreign countries, every family uses jack-o-lanterns for Halloween, but when tens of millions of pumpkins are discarded after Halloween, the team of nutritionists of the Food Class is really distressed! Pumpkin is a delicious and nutritious food, let's let you know how nutritious pumpkin is.