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5 Red Envelop deals for Chinese New Year 2019

Welcome to the fortunate Year of the Pig! Today ushers in a new lunar year of wealth, optimism and good luck, and what better a way to celebrate this fat, pink auspicious occasion than with food, new experiences and bangin' good discounts with your ISIC card?!

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5. Take a Chinese dumpling-making cooking class in Shoreditch

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To Ally and her family, Chinese New Year means one thing: DUMPLINGS. This February she invites you to her Shoreditch home to learn the art of dumpling folding along with 3 different ways of cooking these bite-sized pockets of heaven. Bring your appetite, you and other guests will be greeted with mulled wine and baked cheese and after stuffing yourselves with your own hand-made dumplings, there’ll be desert waiting for you.

8% off Eat With cooking and dining experiences with locals


4. Dig into the best Dim Sum in town

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Bring in the Year of the Pig by pigging-out on some of the best Dim Sum in London Town. Ping Pong is a collection of restaurants that promises handmade Dim Sum, buns and baos steamed to perfection, and carefully crafted cocktails and Chinese teas. Their reasonably priced menus mean you don’t need to give a Shiitake about how much you eat. Dig into some damn good Dim Sum in one of their chill-meets-chic heart-of-the-city restaurants.

15% off your bill at Ping Pong

3. Where to get NOODS in a jiffy 

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No time to celebrate this Chinese New Year but still want the NOODS? Noo Noodles has got you covered! Straight from the wok, piping hot and with a little spicy kick, they promise to box up the street markets of Asia with a modern twist in less than 5 minutes. Available 7 days a week between 2pm-8pm in London, Southend on-Sea and Brighton. Welcome to the House of Fire.

Golden Dragon noodles for £4.95, instead of the regular £7.50


2. Get schooled on Fairtrade Chinese teas

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Looking for the perfect celebratory Chinese tea? Look no further that Mayfair-based tea shop, Postcard Teas. The first tea company in the world to sell tea sourced from small farms across Asia, because it’s better for people, places and the planet! Discover the world’s greatest teas with some of the most travelled tea specialists working today. For true tea fiends, you can even attend their tea school every Saturday.

10% off orders over £20 & 25% off Tea School


1. Shop your oriental food haul at Wing Yip

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Not sure where to pick up the fortune cookies, roast duck, oodles of noodles or water chestnuts for the CNY celebrations? You might want to try WingYip - officially the UK’s leading Oriental grocer.  With store locations in Birmingham, Manchester, Croydon and Cricklewood, you can also get your Asian food haul by ordering online.  Have everything from Black Bean sauce to Chinese broccoli (that’s come in overnight from the Far East) delivered right to your door.

10% off online orders at Wing Yip


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