03 Oct '15, 12am

(Karen Cheng) Char Siu Pork Belly Buns at Typika, Claremont @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

(Karen Cheng) Char Siu Pork Belly Buns at Typika, Claremont @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

Being the school holidays, I often find it to be a rare treat to be in the company of just ONE of my kids. The moment TWO kids are at their friend’s house, I say to my remaining child – Let’s go to a cafe! Today I wanted to try out a new dish at Typika , in Claremont. Unfortunately for me, I got stuck with my 6 year old. Don’t get me wrong, I love the little guy, but he just doesn’t LOVE trying out new and interesting dishes. He’s not a foodie. He just wanted chicken nuggets and chips. But of course, I totally ignored his request and ordered what I wanted to eat: I had the Sticky Char Siu Pork Belly with steamed buns and pickles ($24). The buns were absolutely perfect. They had a fresh, soft, top (not stale, leathery or crusty), with a springy and fluffy middle. They soaked up the sauce well, and they held their shape when stuffed with the filling. They were so lovely to e...

Full article: http://www.karencheng.com.au/2015/10/01/char-siu-pork-bel...

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