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Eating River Snails

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People believe that eating river snails in the Mid-Autumn Festival can make the eyes clear. River snails are rich in vitamin A, which is an important substance in visual pigments.
 
Around the festival, there are no small river snails in the abdomens of larger river snails. Therefore, their meat is especially fat and delicious. It is the best time to eat river snails.
 
Nowadays, many families in Guangzhou eat fried river snails during the festival.
 
Source: Xinhua