Don't know what they are? Technically, they're little steamed dumplings that encapsulate delicious soup and filling. To me, they're heaven.
|their décor is flawless.|
I usually prefer dim sum places where the food is carted around by servers, but as this restaurant had a classier feel to it, they lacked that feature. So we just chose to sample a few items, rather than eat a full fledged meal.
|rolled onion pancake with beef.|
|scallion pancakes with egg.|
But of course, nothing beats the xiaolongbao. It had been at least a year since I had eaten a legitimate one ( it was from Joe's Shanghai in Flushing, New York ), so taking that first bite was euphoric.
|i'm a pig. i stuffed my face with so many of these. ^.^|