Dragon tiger phoenix
|Dragon tiger phoenix|
The name of the dish comes from the use of 3 animals. The dragon is represented by snake, tiger is represented by cat (sometimes Masked Palm Civet is substituted) and phoenix is represented by chicken.
There are a few varieties of the dish. One version is literally called the "Dragon tiger phoenix big braise" (龍虎鳳大燴). Another is the Chrysanthemum Dragon tiger phoenix" (菊花龍虎鳳). Possibly a liquid version is the "Dragon tiger phoenix wine" (龍虎鳳酒).