Chau Kee 周記點心 – Matcha And Salted Lava Custard Toasts in Hong Kong. Liu ah Liu. - DanielFoodDiary.com
[Hong Kong] The traditional lava custard buns are commonly found in dim sum places, but the people in Hong Kong have their creative juices flowing (not in the lava form). Lately, we saw how lava custard flows out of a ‘vomiting’ Gudetama’s mouth and a tsunami of lava custard flowing out of traditional French toasts. Oh my, the excitement, entertainment and exhilaration when the toasts were totally submerged in the thick, yellow, lava custard. Located near to Hong Kong University is this traditional-looking cha chan teng (HK style coffee shops you see in Hong Kong dramas), serving not-too-traditional signature toasts such as Shrimp Toast with Sesame (HK$26, SGD$4.90), Golden Lava French Toast (HK$22, SGD$4.20) and Matcha French Toast (HK$26, SGD$4.90). With an innovative twist, these creations have made an impact on social media. We saw the same familiar lava custard toast ...