Chongqing- Rongchang County, southwest China’s Chongqing, boasts millennium-old craftsmanship and delicious local cuisines. At 4 p.m. on May 10, Chongqing Daily, CQCB, together with “mysterious guests” will introduce local products of Rongchang through live streaming, with the theme of “Taste of Mom’s Cooking · Made in Rongchang.”
During the online live streaming, “three treasures” produced in Rongchang, including ramie, folding fans, and ceramics, will be marketed. In addition, local cuisines such as Rongchang goose stewed with soy sauce and spices, Sichuan-spiced sausage, and small spicy hot pot will tickle your taste buds and let your thoughts fly away.
During the live streaming, Rongchang will recommend you a precious gift: Rongchang ramie. Ramie was called “Shu cloth” in the Han Dynasty, and in the Tang and Song Dynasties, it was renamed “spotty cloth” and “crude cloth.” Rongchang ramie is famous for its fine and smooth texture, white color, bacteriostasis, as well as function keeping the body cool in the hot summer. From the Tang Dynasty, a large number of ramie tributes were paid to the royal family, which became the favorite of the royal family and dignitaries. It can be seen that thousands of years ago, the craftsmanship of ramie was very developed. Over time, the craftsmanship of ramie has gone through several generations of refining and inheritance, becoming even better. Ramie is hailed “as light as cicada wing, flat like the lens, thin as rice paper, and fine as silk.” Today, products made of ramie are rich in variety and style, including Han Chinese Clothing, clothes, bolsters, bags, beddings, etc.
On May 10, during Taobao live streaming, sachets, socks, slippers made of ramie will be presented. Among them, ramie sachets are completely hand-woven by local women in Rongchang. They combine the delicate texture of Rongchang ramie with the unique fragrance of Chinese herbal medicine and are made by hand through more than a dozen procedures. You can carry it with you or put it in your house, and the fine fragrance of Chinese herbal medicine will linger around you, which is good for your health and settle your nerves. The socks, mainly made of ramie, also show weaving craftsmanship, one of the intangible cultural heritages. In summer, the socks will keep your feet cool and help them breathe freely. Besides, they are also sweat-absorbent, bacteriostatic, and durable, making you feel very comfortable.
According to the event organizer, in addition to the beautiful ramie products, Rongchang will also surprise online consumers with “Rongchang Anfu ceramics” and “Anbei ceramics,” two major local ceramic brands. It is easy to participate in the event. You just need to follow “Chongbao Shangyou (重报上游)” Taobao shop, enter the live broadcast room at 4 p.m. on May 10, and place orders of Rongchang products.
Step 1: Open Taobao mobile App
Step 2: Enter “Chongbao Shangyou (重报上游)” in the search box and select the “Shop” button
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