30 Mar '11, 2am

You Peng Fresh Mian Jiao Zi Guan: The Xiao Long Bao Test: Xiao Long Bao $7 for 10Ever felt like a few Xiao Long

You Peng Fresh Mian Jiao Zi Guan: The Xiao Long Bao Test: Xiao Long Bao $7 for 10Ever felt like a few Xiao Long

Ever felt like a few Xiao Long Bao but don't really want to spend the time or the money to eat at the restaurant? Well the solution is to go find a hawker that makes Xiao Long Bao and buy a basket or two to accompany your plate of Char Kway Teow. Xiao Long Bao gives you a glimpse of the future of Singapore Hawker cuisine. By the time I get to change my grandkid's diapers, Xiao Long Bao should be as Singaporean as Poh Piah is now. I was expecting the owners of this little stall in Beauty World Food Centre to be Shanghainese, but it turns out that they are a new generation of migrants from Xiamen (Fujian province). However, instead of making Poh Piah which is what their Hokkien forefathers brought to Singapore, they decided to make Xiao Long Bao instead. Ready to be steamed Why do people from the province of Fujian want to sell Shanghainese cuisine? This was the question I p...

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