Another type of shaomai

Item: Another type of shaomai, 燒賣
Date: December 12, 2017
Location: Hangzhou, China
Rating: ★★★★★★★☆☆☆

Since I’ve written a post about the classic Cantonese siumao (shaomai in Mandarin) in the previous post, I thought I’d continue the shaomai streak with another version. I tried this in Hangzhou for the first time but it’s similar to the ones commonly found in Wuhan, where I live now. It’s not as colourful as the Cantonese version and its main stuffing is composed of glutinous rice instead of pork. I do quite enjoy it often as a breakfast item nowadays 😉

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