Tonghai County Shopping
Enjoying favorable environment, Tonghai county boasts various local products, and you can buy all kinds of native specialties like Tonghai folk silver ornaments, soybean powder candy(豆末糖), Tonghai pickles, Tonghai dessert wine and so on, and you can find these specialties in those local markets in Tonghai county. Usually, markets in towns and townships are opened three days a time, and markets in the county seat are opened everyday.
⇒What to Buy in Tonghai County
1.Yuxi Tobacco Leaf (玉溪烟叶)
As we all know, Yuxi is one of the most important tobacco producing area in China. Hongta group is located in the prefecture-level city. Yuxi tobacco leaf is produced in all eight counties and one district of Yuxi prefecture, it is the only material of Yuxi cigarette. There is a saying in yuxi prefecture, most tobacco leaf of china is in Yunnan, and the hometown of most Yunnan cigarette is Yuxi brand.
2.Tonghai Folk Silver Ornaments （通海银饰）
Tonghai enjoys long history of making gold and silver ornaments for hundreds of year. There are more than 200 kinds of products, including silver button, hat ornament, belt ornament, tasteful bangle, San Si, head necklace, earring, necklace and girdle.
3.Tonghai Soybean Powder Candy （豆末糖）
The bean powder candy is a famous traditional product in Tonghai County with a history of more than 200 year. Soybean of high quality is the main material to make the candy. The candy is carefully made, and it has even layers. The main characters are fragrant, sweet, soft, crisp and leaving no residues when putting into mouth.
The main ingredients are superior white sesame, white sugar of high quality, glucose, refined oil and so on. It is made by special technique. The characters include bright color, transparent nature while towards the light, thin and even slices, crisp and delicious taste and so on.
⇒Where to Buy in Tonghai County
You can find these specialties in those local markets in Tonghai county. Usually, markets in towns and townships are opened three days a time, and markets in the county seat are opened everyday.