All dumplings are dim sum but not all dim sums are dumpling. Dim sum literally translates to ‘touch the heart’ and was created by chefs of the royal court to impress chinese emperors.
Banh are the usual breads from vietnam but at tum tum asia its lot more than just a bread!
A myth: sushi is not vegetarian. In fact sushi is actually 100% vegetarian, it is cooked japanese rice flavoured with vinegar and salt.... It is not raw fish!
Bamboo plant is the fastest growing plant on the planet. It can grow up to 3 feet in 24 hours under appropriate climate conditions.
Tummy trivia! We never drink soup, we eat soup!
Life of rice! Uncooked white rice has long shelf life, about 8 to 10 years. However, uncooked brown rice has shelf life of only 3 to 6 months, primarily due to bran and germ being intact.
Tum tum tutor: interestingly gulab jamun, samosa and jalebi, they all originated from middle east and mediterranean region dating back to 13th century.
Stay calm, dessert on! Actually calms you down and that's due to it’s anti-anxiolytic properties.