This Invention Will Change the Way You Eat Hot Pot

By Bridget O'Donnell, September 19, 2016

1 0

China is becoming a hub for technological innovation, leading the way in industries like mobile payments, high-speed rail, food delivery and public toilets with (absolutely necessary) free wifi.

Now it can add another item on its list of industries to disrupt: Big Hot Pot.

A video, circulating on WeChat, shows a four-part machine which appears to automatically strain the soup so that you can easily grab meat, tofu, quail eggs and other delicacies from the pot. Game: changed.

Hot Pot invention in China

Watch video of the invention you didn't know you needed until now below (VPN on):

While it certainly would take the fun away from fishing out all the lost treasures, you have to admit this would make your next hot pot adventure quite less of a hassle.

We're not sure when you'll start seeing this invention at, say, your local Haidilao, but we sure hope it's soon.

READ MORE: Hot Pot Noodle Dancing Like You've Never Seen It Before

more news

Popular Video Conferencing App Zoom Limits Access to China Users

New account registration on Zoom is suspended for China-based users, and core features have spotty access without a VPN.

Video of Nude Woman Masturbating in Chinese IKEA Goes Viral

The graphic footage shows a half-naked Chinese woman masturbating on furniture throughout the furniture warehouse’s showroom.

WATCH: 2-Meter Snakes Caught by Bare-Handed Guard in Shenzhen

Avoid walking in bushes and forests and do not wear sandals or slippers when on a walk.

WATCH: South China Bridge Still Closed After 'Bad' Vibrations

A team of bridge experts said the vibrations were likely caused by high winds hitting the bridge.

WATCH: Celebrating China's Iconic Eggy Breakfast Pancake

For those unaware, today marks a special occasion for foodies.

WATCH: Maskless Foreigner has Dramatic Meltdown, Gets Deported from China

The man may have been intoxicated at the time of the incident, as he 'smelled of alcohol,' according to one eyewitness.

WATCH: Tanker Truck Causes Fiery Inferno on Chinese Highway

Footage inside the truck before the accident shows the driver playing on his phone, sending messages and smoking.

WATCH: Xiamen Disinfects Entire City Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

In an effort to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, Xiamen has undergone an operation to disinfect the city.

0 User Comments

In Case You Missed It…

We're on WeChat!

Scan our QR Code at right or follow us at thatsonline for events, guides, giveaways and much more!

7 Days in China With thatsmags.com

Weekly updates to your email inbox every Wednesday

Subscribe

Download previous issues

Never miss an issue of That's Magazines!

Visit the archives

Get the App. Your essential China city companion.