1. Protect Country Dish ("HuGuoCai" in pinyin, “护国菜”in Chinese)
Protect Country Dish is a famous dish in Guangdong Cuisine. It is actually a type of soup which is mainly made of spinach. It is said that the last emperor of Song Dynasty once took refuge in Chaozhou. When he had nothing to eat, a monk cooked him a spinach soup. At last, the emperor was moved so he named this dish "Protect Country". As one of the most historical restaurant in Guangzhou, Nanyuan Restaurant reserves the authentic flavour of this dish.