If you're a dim sum newbie who wants to learn more about this popular style of Cantonese cuisine, check out this five-minute dim sum video guide from Off the Great Wall, a YouTube channel about Asian and Chinese culture. In the video host Carmen describes some of the most popular dim sum dishes and what to look for in a good version of each dish.
(If during this video you thought, "Hey, Carmen said Worcestershire wrong," she knows—the YouTubers told her, repeatedly.)
This video is a follow-up to a video Off the Great Wall shot at Nom Wah, one of our favorite dim sum joints in NYC. Watch it below:
For more descriptions of dim sum dishes, check out The Serious Eats Guide to Dim Sum.