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Welcome Dim Sum Lovers!

Dim Sum Central’s mission is to help you make delicious dim sum in your home kitchen.

At Dim Sum Central, you can find authentic recipes, helpful pictures, English translations of Chinese names and descriptions for dozens of your favorite dim sum dishes.

  • If you are new to dim sum, start with this helpful background article What is Dim Sum?
  • If you are seeking cooking tutorials, reviews or answers to frequently asked questions, check out The Dim Sum Blog.
  • If you want detailed information about specific dim sum dishes, scroll down to find them organized by method of preparation.

Please use our Contact Form if you have feedback or would like to see additional dim sum dishes on this site.

Cheers, and enjoy delicious dim sum!


Steamed Dishes

Fried & Baked Dishes

Noodles & Special Dishes

Dessert Dishes

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