Tag: Xiao Long Bao


Nanxiang Steamed Bun Restaurant 南翔馒头店 – Iconic Shanghai Xiao Long Bao Located Within Yu Yuan Gardens

Xiao Long Bao is available all over Shanghai, with varying qualities. Not all are of Din Tai Fung quality (ironically). Most I had thick chewy skin, but there were some street side stalls that would throw off your footing, swearing to bring some back if you ever could. Shanghai’s most celebrated Xiao Long Bao could be found at 南翔馒头店, within the charming Yu Yuan 豫园 at the Old Town God’s Temple precinct. Disclaimer: it is not the best the city has to offer, but people come here to tick off the box of being in a famous place.......

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Hangzhou Xiao Long Bao 杭州小籠湯包 - The Other Famous Dumpling Shop In Taipei, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

Hangzhou Xiao Long Bao 杭州小籠湯包 – The Other Famous Dumpling Shop In Taipei, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

A Taiwanese friend told me that while the tourists go for extra-super-famous Din Tai Fung 鼎泰豐, the locals head to the more ‘humble’ Hangzhou Xiao Long Bao 杭州小籠湯包. Founded by the Huang brothers who were raised in the Huaguang Community, Hangzhou Xiao Long Bao is a family-run business...

March 08, 2018
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Ding Tele 鼎特乐 – Shanghai Sheng Jian Bao and Xiao Long Bao At Kovan

Ding Tele 鼎特乐 – Shanghai Sheng Jian Bao and Xiao Long Bao At Kovan

Sheng Jian Bao, Xiao Long Bao! I got really excited when there is a new Shanghaiese restaurant that specialised in Sheng Jian Bao 生煎包. Especially after my encounter with Yang’s Fried Dumplings 小杨生煎, in Shanghai. Apart from the widely known Xiao Long Bao(小笼包)and Soup Bun(灌汤包), the less known Sheng...

May 11, 2017
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