Tag Archive for: Hong Kong Cuisine

China – Shengjian Mantou

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Shengjian mantou is a filled bun that is fried and very small in appearance, it is fried in the pan so it can be light-colored fried and looks so good like a candy. The very first-time Shengjian mantou is made in China in the 19th century. People of Shanghai enjoy this dish in the morning of the 1900s.

China – Peking Duck

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The second name of Peking duck is the "ROAST DUCK". This is one of the most favorite and popular dishes that is made by a duck. The very first time this Peking duck dish is originated in TANG DYNASTY. The actual ROAST DUCK was introduced in 1368. Now the Peking duck is known as the National symbol of CHINA.

Hong Kong (China) – Biangbiang Noodles

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Biangbiang is the " hand-pulled noodles " which is very famous all around Hong Kong or China. Its special thing is that it is hand-made noodles, these are made by humans, not by machines. There are " Eight strange wonders of Shaanxi " and these noodles are one of them. Hand-pulled noodles are made from Wheat flour and have a very silky smooth texture.

Hong Kong (China) – Lo Mein Noodles

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Lo mein noodles are very unique and spicy noodles of Hong Kong (China). Lo mein sauce is poured over the Lo mein noodles. These noodles are full of chili sauce that makes them spicy.

Hong Kong (China) – Snake Soup

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Snake soup is one of the healthiest food and soup in CHINA ( HONG KONG ). However, you should cook a snake without a head because it is poisonous. Snake soup was popular in China when the KING DYNASTY ends. It is popular because people think that it is the symbol of RESPECT, WEALTH, AND BRAVERY. The first store that sells snake soup is " SNAKE KING LAM " which is located in HONG KONG.

Hong Kong (China) – Mapu Tofu

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Mapu tofu is a very spicy cuisine that is based on spices and meat. This is basically the cuisine of CHINA. We pronounce the MAPU TOFU as " MA PU DOU FU". This is actually the traditional cuisine of Sichuan.

Hong Kong (China) – Pineapple Bread

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Pineapple bread is one of the famous bread of Hong Kong which is available in every bakery of Hong Kong. We can also call them "PINEAPPLE BUN". This dish is originated from Hong Kong and the first made in Tai Kung Bakery.

Hong Kong (China) – Egg Tarts

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Egg tart is a kind of sweet dish which is like a pudding or the custard which is made with the egg and served like a pastry. Egg tats are the special sign of "LOVE" and a "GOOD NEWS". It is a very special dish of Hong Kong which is famous all around the world also.

Hong Kong (China) – Stinky Tofu

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Stinky tofu is a very strong fermented food. It has a very strong smell even when you cook it. When we made it, we cover it by putting garlic and ginger paste, which has a strong smell that is very good. Stinky food as a snack, they are specially serve in the ceremonies, on tea party, festivals etc. This is the special dish in China.

Hong Kong (China) – Har Gow

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Dim sum meal is the special meal of Hong Kong, and it has many dishes in it so har gow is one of them. Har Gow is named as in the Chinese language, its actual name is shrimp dumpling. You can enjoy it at the breakfast, in the evening or in dinner as well.