Chen Yun Pao Chuan
By Bill Zeng
Translated by S. Ying
36, ZiYou Rd, Sec 2, Central Dist
Hours: 9:15 am-9:30 pm
Credit cards accepted.
This authentic Taiwanese bakery was founded over a century ago in Fengyuan by Mr. Chen Yun and has since created over a hundred different kinds of pastry products. In addition to this broad selection, prices are reasonable at around NT$400 per box. Popular items include sun cakes, moon cakes, Japanese-style moon cakes, and traditional Taiwanese pastries used exclusively for weddings and baby showers. Most importantly, product ingredients are carefully selected and the food production process is subjected to extreme quality control measures, giving Chen Yun Pao Chuan many loyal customers who have been confident in its commitment to high quality and food safety throughout the years.
Left: Second-generation owner Chen Jin Chuan established the popular
Paochuan Confectionary Shop, selling many flavors of handmade
Medium: Three top-selling baked items--known as the
"three treasures of Paochuan"--are the Little
Moon Cake, Egg Yolk Pastry, and Japanese-Style Moon Cake (yudanbo), each costing
Right: Various gift options for all occasions are available.