Yum Cha 101: Chinese Dim Sum Etiquette
The discovery of “yum cha” is like the pairing of two things that were meant to be together, like burgers and fries, coffee and donut, and macaroni and cheese. In Hong Kong, there are so many teahouses sprawled in the rural areas and even the city that you’ll regret it if you have not heard of “Dim Sum“, “oolong tea”, and “dumplings”.
Before embarking on a food journey to the mecca of Dim Sum, you should be prepared with what most Chinese refer to as “Chinese Dim Sum etiquette”. It is best to arm yourself with a lot of knowledge and good manners for your own good and to avoid being ridiculed. 繼續閱讀