Xi'an named "International Gourmet City"

On December 29, 2017, the World Federation of Chinese Catering Industry (WFCCI) awarded the plaque of "International Gourmet City" to the Xi'an Municipal People's Government.

Xi'an spent nearly one year applying for the status of "International Gourmet City". During the period, WFCCI's experts visited Yongxingfang Intangible Food Culture Block, Bailucang Folk Culture Tourism Zone, Tang West City Silk Road Custom and Culture Street, Laosunjia Restaurant and other sites. The experts agreed that Xi'an incomparable food history and cultural resources have built its distinctive cuisine; Xi'an has a perfect dietary structure system and huge potential for international consumption.