There something about the tiny parcels, these translucent pillows stuffed with goodness, called dim sums. Healthy and nutritious, they are a great crowd pleaser and the perfect things to order when you are in the mood for a light meal and yet want variety.
Chinese food does not always come in those unique cardboard takeout containers, though. If you have ever tried dim sum, you know what we are talking about.
Making dim sum is not easy There are many factors that can influence the taste. Take barbecued pork buns - even the weather can affect the outcome,
The term dim sum refers to a vast array of bite-sized dishes typically eaten over a long brunch and served with tea. Whether savoury or sweet, dim sum dishes can be prepared in a number of ways (usually steamed, fried or baked).