The mooncakes is a special food of Mid- Autumn Festival. Chinese people normally celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival with family and friend, and the moon cakes are the main highlight of the celebration.
Nowadays people present moon cakes to relatives and friends to demonstrate that they wish them a long and happy life.
Moon cakes come in various flavours, the traditional moon cakes with embedded egg yolks and lotus seed paste or red bean. But now, moon cakes filling with ingredients such as coffee, chocolate, tiramisu, nut, fruits and so on.
Even the shape of moon cakes not only round, it can be animal, Hello Kitty, Doraemon, or other shapes.
Moon cakes are usually eaten in small wedges accompanied by Chinese tea.