ADVERTISEMENT

China sinks teeth into chocolate


Sweet treat: Hershey’s chocolates are among the popular choices for wedding favours in China.

Sweet treat: Hershey’s chocolates are among the popular choices for wedding favours in China.

BEIJING: For Chu Jing, a 28-year-old white collar worker who is getting married today, Western Valen­tine’s Day chocolates are her candy of choice.

Three flat-bottomed teardrop-shaped Kisses chocolates made by US confectioner Hershey’s and crispy chocolate wrapped in gold foil from the Italian company Ferrero have been chosen by Chu and carefully wrapped in a red silk pouch embossed with roses.

china

   

ADVERTISEMENT