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The author of this book is Shanghai school writer Shen Jialu. This book is the English version of Shanghai Peoples Food, and it is one of the English version of Shanghai Style Culture Series. This book intends to comment on the eating habits of Shanghainese. The so-called eating appearance literally refers to the behavior, words and deeds when eating and drinking, which shows a persons self-cultivation when eating. Looking at a persons food, you can roughly know the persons family background, education background, experience, personality and principles of life. The concept of this book is broader, and also includes deep-seated issues of food culture, such as fairness, morality, environmental protection, and civilization. The author tries to describe the temper, character, appearance and style of food, as well as their relationship with people, their favor and temptation to people. Finally, through the medium of food, the relationship between people is written. It is helpful to carry forward Shanghai-style culture and tell Chinese stories well.