Dumplings in Stockholm

beijing82(Tofu Bao at Beijing 8)

We spent the weekend in Stockholm and managed to go to three different dumpling restaurants. They were all pretty great.

beijing83(vegetarian dumplings steamed and vegetarian dumplings fried / miso broth and noodles)

Beijing 8 is a chain of restaurants, super inexpensive but really good. I was really surprised how much I liked the tofu bao. I’m not usually a fan of tofu but it was great.

beijing8

And the dumplings were good! I’d definitely go into a Beijing 8 again.

eatEAT was a real sit down, dinner time, restaurant. I’ll admit, I’m charmed by a places that gives me a cup of tea to start with while reading the menu.

eat3

Phong finally got his hands on noodles. They were in a curry sauce, a little spicy and really good.

eat2

I tried both of the vegetarian dumplings on the menu. The mushroom dumplings were AMAZING. The purple ones in the pictures are kimchi filled dumplings in a beet dough. I did not realize they were in a beet dough when I ordered them. The filling was good but I’m really not a fan of beets, it overpowered the whole thing which would have probably been great if I liked that flavor.

holymonkey

Holy Monkey! Located in the train station in Stockholm. We went here on our way in from the airport. We were so hungry! Cute little place and the food came out really quick. I was sitting next to Linn so I took a picture of her sushi too. The vegetarian dumplings were good and I really liked the plum sauce. I wasn’t a fan of the cold noodles underneath but both Phong and Linn liked them.

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2 Comments

  1. Yum yum yum.. I LOVE pork Bao.
    Steamed..
    Tiger, when you were little I got you to try them (for me) you were too cute.. I could never get you to commit to them but you were very polite, thanking me as you refused seconds..
    Love Da

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