Introduction to Le Gu International Food and Beverage Co., Ltd.
Le Gu International Food and Beverage Co., Ltd., formerly known as Yenshuei Meat Zongzi (zongzi are a kind of glutinous rice dumplings), is a well established business that has been operating for 22 years since it was set up in 1993. After completing formal company registration as Yenshuei Meat Zongzi in 2010, the company won a number of awards for production of Tainan City’s traditional gourmet foods and gift and souvenir items, including selection of its products among Taiwan’s Top 100 Gifts and Souvenirs, selection as one of Taiwan’s Top 100 Shops, and top placement in Apple Daily’s meat zongzi ratings. At present, it specializes in making high-quality meat zongzi , sales of various old-style gourmet foods at physical stores, online distribution, and franchising. In 2014, in order to meet the needs of diversifying its operations, the Company set up Le Gu International Food and Beverage Co., Ltd., focused on operating physical stores of ready-to-eat breakfast dishes and home delivery of frozen ready-to-eat foods, festival foods, and gifts and souvenirs.
The Old Tainan brand was established in December 2015 for formal expansion into department stores, hypermarkets, freeway rest stations, food courts, and other fine food sales channels.
Scallop Seafood Zongzi
建議售價 180 元 / 粒
Suggested price: NT$180 per zongzi
Runner up in Apple Daily’s rating of Taiwan’s zongzi..
With a rich and harmonious blend of ingredients, this zongzi contains an intense combination of sea flavors, enhanced by the mouth-watering delight of specially selected fresh scallops.餡料：長糯米、五花肉、鮮干貝、魷魚絲干貝醬、全蛋黃、花生、魷魚、蓮子、香菇、金鉤蝦
Ingredients: Long-grained glutinous rice, streaky pork, fresh scallop, shredded squid and scallop sauce, a whole egg yolk, peanut, squid, lotus seed, mushroom, and baby shrimp.
Fucheng Eight-Treasure Zongzi
建議售價 100 元 / 粒
Suggested price: NT$100 per zongzi
Judged overall No. 1 best in Apple Daily’s 2013 rating of Taiwan’s zongzi. Food critic Jhang Lie-rong praised them as “zongzi that transport one with joy,” lauding the flavorsome chewiness of the rice grains and the symphony of tastes created by the blending of egg and seafood.
Ingredients: Long-grained glutinous rice, streaky pork, half egg yolk, peanut, mushroom, lotus seed, small pearl scallop, squid, and dried shrimp
Traditional Flavor Meat Zongzi
建議售價 65 元 / 粒
Suggested price: NT$65 per zongzi
Tasting just as you remember your granny used to make them, this simple combination of ingredients will strongly evoke fond memories and carry you back to the happiest days of your childhood.
Ingredients: Long-grained glutinous rice, streaky pork, 1/3 egg yolk, peanut, and mushroom
Wholegrain Healthy Zongzi
建議售價 65 元 / 粒
Suggested price: NT$65 per zongzi
Made specially for the health conscious, with low sodium, fat and calorie content, these zongzi allow you to safeguard good health while enjoying their delicious flavor.餡料：紫米、長糯米、薏仁、毛綠豆、花生、瘦肉、香菇
Ingredients: Black rice, long-grained glutinous rice, Job’s tears, mung bean, peanut, lean pork, and mushroom
Bamboo Leaf Peanut Zongzi (vegan)
建議售價 45 元 / 粒
Suggested price: NT$45 per zongzi
Using specially selected big peanuts, a flavorsome blend of peanut and glutinous rice with a light taste of bamboo leaf, and the deliciously complementing flavors of peanut powder, specially made thick soy sauce, and coriander.
Ingredients: Long-grained glutinous rice and specially selected Taiwanese peanuts
Milkfish with Hot Red Peppers Set Meal:
Milkfish from Cigu in Tainan, famed for being rich in gelatin and protein, is cooked with fresh Hunan hot red peppers to produce a wonderfully delicious dish. 安平蝦捲套餐:
Anping Shrimp Roll Set Meal:
Fresh whiskered velvet shrimps with a well blended mixture of fresh fish paste, ground pork, celery, and onion are wrapped in pork peritoneum and deep fried to a golden crispness for a finger-licking good tastebud treat.
Fucheng Eight-Treasure Zongzi from Tainan’s famous Yenshuei Meat Zongzi shop was judged to be Taiwan’s best in a rating by Apple Daily.
Fresh-from-the-ocean squid, pearl scallop and dried shrimp, and goodness-of-the-earth streaky pork, mushroom and lotus seed, are mixed in a perfect blend of delicacies from land and sea, then combined with egg yolk and glutinous rice to create a medley of flavors that makes one cry out with delighted surprise.!
Fresh Shrimp and Goose Egg Yanshuei Noodles Set Meal
This meal features Yanshuei noodles, which are a special delicacy of Yanshuei Township. A serving of these noodles, made with duck egg, is cooked with ground pork richly flavored with shallot, and topped with a quarter of a salted goose egg and huge white shrimps, to create a wonderful tastebud treat, enabling you to enjoy this authentic local dish without needing to go to Yanshuei. 懷舊農村割稻飯套餐:
Nostalgia for Village Rice Harvest Set Meal
At village harvest time in the past, when extra hands were urgently needed for harvesting rice, villagers would pool labor to help each other in turn with harvesting. As each farm received help, its owners would show appreciation by preparing a good meal for their helpers. This set meal, featuring favorite old flavors of those days, will conjure up nostalgia for that old-time village spirit of warm neighborliness and cooperation.
Three-Cup Chicken with Basil Set Meal
Prepared using handmade pure sesame oil to stir-fry ginger slices and quick-fry a whole clove of garlic, then adding crystal sugar to bring out the dark reddish color of the sauce, the shininess of the chicken leg, and the fragrance of the Thai basil. It will have you reaching for another bowl of rice without even thinking about it.
Pig Knuckle in Pot Set Meal
Pig knuckle cooked to a chewy texture in an old earthenware pot, flavored lightly with mashed garlic and stewed bamboo shoots, creates this simple but delicious dish that you’ll just want to go on eating and eating.
Five-Element Shuijiao Set Meal
Our organic shuijiao (boiled dumplings) have skins made with natural coloring and a filling of half lean and half fat meat, for eating that is both delicious and healthful.
Creative “Tiger Stripe” Gua Bao (Pork Belly Bun) Set Meal:
Both the delicious taste and the remarkable appearance of this bun make you think of its other colloquial name, “tiger bites pig”, unconsciously bringing a smile of knowing amusement to your face.