Delicious baba in Guandu Ancient Town, Kunming


Yang Wu, owner of Glasses Baba, puts out freshly baked baba on July 8. (Chen Xinbo/Xinhua)

Baba means baked cakes with stuffing in Yunnan dialect. In Guandu Ancient Town of Yunnan, there is a popular small shop called Glasses Baba selling this cake. The owner of it is called Yang Wu and he is a inheritor of the craftsmanship of Guandu Baba, which is on kunming's intangible cultural heritage list. Baba sold in this shop has different stuffings, such as fragrant and smooth flax, sweetened bean paste, crispy sugar mixed with peanuts and so on, which make customers greedy. 


Tourists are buying baba in Glasses Baba on July 8. (Chen Xinbo/Xinhua)

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