Jesse and Tracy make it official

Tradition kept: Chinese Banquet Dinner

One of Tracy's favorite memories growing up was going to traditional chinese banquet wedding receptions. The meal is family style, meaning the dishes are shared by everyone at the table.

The Menu

Golden Pig with BBQ Plate - Represents virtue and purity
Beef Fillet with Black Pepper Sauce
Shrimp & Scallop in Phoenix Nest
Shark Fin Soup - A delicacy and symbol of wealth
Steamed Double Lobsters with Garlic & Wine -
Red is the color for happiness and it will be served whole to symbolize completeness

Crispy Skin Chicken -
Wishing the couple to have a good life because in chinese "red chicken" sounds like "good life"

Abalone with Black Mushrooms
Steamed Live Catch - This means long life
Golden Seafood Fried Rice
Pan Fried Soft Noodle - Symbolize longevity
2 Chinese Sweet Desserts: Chilled Mango pudding and rice cake with filling
Serving dessert wishes the newlyweds sweetness of life