Making dumplings from scratch isn't as difficult as you think.
In the video above by Tonic, the boys from Sorted Food share a simple beef and mushroom dim sum recipe you can make in minutes.
Dim sum is similar to Spanish tapas in the sense that it is not a single dish, but a wide variety of small dishes that are shared. In Chinese culture, dim sum is traditionally served with tea on weekend mornings as a snack between meals.
If you're heading to a dim sum restaurant for Chinese New Year (or any day of the year, really), check out this helpful etiquette guide from 626 Night Market which reveals the do's and don'ts of eating dim sum in a restaurant.
Now bring on the dumplings!
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