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What's Your Favorite Hong Kong Food?

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lo mai gai
糯米雞 糯米雞 (n)
lo6 mai5 gai1
lo mai gai
pineapple bun
菠蘿包 菠蘿包 (n)
bo1 lo4 baau1
pineapple bun
green onion pancake
蔥油餅 蔥油餅 (n)
cung1 jau4 beng2
green onion pancake
soup dumpling
小籠包 小籠包 (n)
siu2 lung4 baau1
soup dumpling
sweet and sour pork
咕嚕肉 咕嚕肉 (n)
gu1 lou1 juk6
sweet and sour pork
Peking duck
北京烤鴨 北京烤鴨 (n)
bak1 ging1 haau1 aap2
Peking duck
egg roll
蛋卷 蛋卷 (n)
daan6 gyun2
egg roll
moon cake
月餅 月餅 (n)
jyut6 beng2
moon cake
dumplings in wooden containers
餃子 餃子 (n)
gaau2 zi2
dumplings in wooden containers
dim sum
點心 點心 (n)
dim2 sam1
dim sum
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Tuesday at 12:28 pm
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Hi Listeners! What's your favorite Hong Kong food?

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Monday at 2:26 pm
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Hello Jia Ho,


Thanks for posting! 😆


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Jia Ho
Monday at 2:57 am
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nei hou! I'm Jia!

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Monday at 6:13 pm
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Hi Vincent Tan,


Haha, thanks for posting! 😄👍


Ada

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Vincent Tan
Monday at 6:56 am
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Long Live ... Cantonese Language ...!

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Monday at 5:22 pm
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Hi HONG,


Thanks for posting! I love it too! ❤️️


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HONG
Sunday at 10:06 pm
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我鍾意餛飩麵!!

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Wednesday at 4:26 pm
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Hello Christopher,


飲茶 (jam2 caa4) is a traditional Cantonese practice of going for dim sum and tea, while 點心 (dim2 sam1) is a type of Cantonese cuisine. 😉 In other words, 飲茶 refers to the practice and 點心 refers to the food.


Let us know if you have more questions.


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Wednesday at 4:16 pm
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Hi Sarah,


Thanks for your question. Menus in Hong Kong are in traditional Chinese. :)


Ada

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Christopher
Tuesday at 1:27 pm
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I was surprised to see dim2 sam1 on the list. I was under the impression it is more commonly referred to in Cantonese as jam2 caa4?

Sarah
Tuesday at 8:55 pm
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hi - are menus in Hong Kong in traditional or simple Chinese?