Hebei province, called "Ji" in ancient times, was one of the nine provinces in ancient China. Therefore, Hebei cuisine is also called Ji cuisine for short. The cuisine is one of the local schools of Chinese cuisine.
Bai Yunzhang Steamed Stuffed Bun was created by a pastry cook of the Hui nationality, Bai Yunzhang, in Baoding, more than 90 years ago.
Raoyang Tofu Jelly is a famous snack from Raoyang county, Hengshui city, with a history of more than 180 years.