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11 Ngoh Hiangs From Home-Based Businesses To Try This Chinese New Year

Enjoy home-made ngoh hiang without doing the work. Find out which are our faves.

11 Ngoh Hiangs From Home-Based Businesses To Try This Chinese New Year

Among all the typically extravagant Lunar New Year dishes, the humble ngoh hiang is one of our favourites. Believed to have originated in Fujian, China, these crispy rolls were an ingenious way of making the most of leftovers — home cooks would mix excess meat and vegetables with five-spice powder and wrap the fillings in beancurd skin before steaming and deep-frying to extend the shelf life of these yummy rolls.

Additional reporting by Florence Fong

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