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Asian Bites: Pork and Shrimp Siu Mai Recipe

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My first post is a delicious pork and shrimp siu mai recipe, in line with my Asian heritage and a recent episode from MasterChef Australia that I truly enjoyed — mainly because of Debra and her constant interruption of her team mates’ work lol, but we’re getting off the topic.

pork and shrimp siu mai

Siu Mai is a traditional Chinese dumpling served in dim sum. This dish has many variations and can also be found in other countries, namely, Japan, Indonesia, and Philippines. You can read more about siu mai in Wikipedia.

Siu mai is encased in wonton wrappers and steamed, but unlike other dumplings, it has an open top. It’s served with soy sauce as dip.

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