Synopsis: Song Yu Die (Zheng Shuang) is a renowned chef in Hangzhou city with a mysterious identity. She grew up learning how to cook from her adopted mother who is also a brilliant chef and the owner of the famous restaurant Tianxiang restaurant. Her sweetheart Li Ma (Ray Ma) is the adopted son of her mother and she knows that they will marry when they grow up. However things change when she encounters Prince Zhao Yuan Qing and Li Ma heads off to the battlefield to build a career for himself. Meanwhile beneath the prosperity, a threat lurks in the background and together with Li Ma, Zhao Yuan Qing she may have to make the ultimate sacrifice to save it…..
- Cowardly tortoise: This is a chinese saying to describe someone cowardly to mock at those who have little courage.
- Internal heat: a concept of traditional chinese medicine is that the body must have a balance of internal temperate and if one eats the same types of food or eat too much of a certain type of food that may upset that balance, hence diet must be balanced.
- 2 ants on the same string: the chinese equivalent to the saying being in the same boat
- Lv Yao: a type of soft and gentle dance that was popular in the Tang dynasty.
Lv Yao (or green waist dance)