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char siu

(ˌtʃɑː ˈsjuː) or

char sui

n
(Cookery) barbecued marinated pork
[C20: from Cantonese]
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A traditional dim sum brunch includes various types of steamed buns such as Cha Siu Bao (a steamed bun filled with BBQ meat), rice or wheat dumplings and rice noodle rolls, which contain a range of ingredients, including beef, chicken, prawns and vegetarian options.
Start with har gao (shrimp dumpling) and cha siu bao (barbecued pork bun) at Ton Kiang (5821 Geary; 415/752-4440), long considered San Francisco's best dim sum restaurant.
In a single day you'll be able to try Chinese cha siu bao (steamed buns), Filipino lumpia (egg rolls), and Nepalese chicken sekuwa (a grilled boneless chicken marinated in yogurt and mustard).