Tag: bao

Sundays with Sparky: Char Siu Chicken Buns

Sundays with Sparky: Char Siu Chicken Buns
Near where we live, there are many extremely good Chinese restaurants, one of which serves a full-course Bejing Duck feast. In one course, the beautifully laquered duck meat is served on these clamshell-style steamed buns with a simple garnish of julienned spring onions, and it is heaven. We stuffed ourselves. Then we did it again.... Read more »

Sundays With Sparky: Rose or Fried Mantou

Sundays With Sparky: Rose or Fried Mantou
Sparky’s interest in adventurous eating waxes and wanes;  some of his friends aren’t really adventurous eaters at all. Since I LOVE to explore the world through food, I am always thrilled when the troops come along for the ride. One day, Sparky, myself and Dr. Lasergonapus were exploring Chinatown, and, to my delight, we all... Read more »