Special shape food sweets can be printed as well now. They are with special shape and special dessign inside, it need an one to one file to be used for printing.

Like the photos above show, they are with special designs inside, printing color need to match their designs, which is another kind of 3D effect.

Mooncake, said to be originated in the Tang Dynasty, specific reference can be made to the “Luozhong see and hear” records: Mid-Autumn Festival, new Jinshi Qujiang Banquet, Tang Xi Zong ordered people to send mooncakes to reward the students.

One year on the night of Mid-Autumn Festival, Tang Xuanzong and Yang Guifei were enjoying the moon and eating hu-cakes, Tang Xuanzong thought that “hu cake” was hard to hear, and at that time Yang Guifei was looking up to enjoy the moon, so he blurted out “mooncake”, and since then, the name of mooncake has been spreading in the folklore.

cake printing photos

These photos all are about the Chinese mooncake printing, it is our traditional food. More colorful designs are being used onto these food sweets by one kind of food printer machine.