Heqing Rice Cake, Dali
Heqing Rice Cake is made elaborately. There are two kinds of Heqing Rice Cake: dry cakes and water cakes. Among the dry cakes Xiqing Dry Cakes are the best. There are two kinds of Xiqing Dry Cakes: cakes with interlayers and colourful cakes. Cakes with interlayers have a shape of rhombus and are a little bigger and thicker than ordinary dry cakes. The interlayers are made from brown sugar, corn mint, orange skin, mashed Chinese date and longan. Colourful cakes are square, and have a red surface and a white line in the middle. Red and white colours make the cakes beautiful.