What is another word for momos?

3 synonyms found


[ mˈə͡ʊmə͡ʊz], [ mˈə‍ʊmə‍ʊz], [ m_ˈəʊ_m_əʊ_z]

Momos are small dumplings filled with various meat or vegetable fillings that are popular in Nepal, Tibet, India, and Bhutan. These delectable treats can be served steamed, fried, or boiled and are often accompanied by spicy dipping sauces. While they are commonly referred to as momos, there are several synonyms for this delicious dish. In Nepal, they are called "momo cha" while in Bhutan they are known as "hoentay". In India, they are called "momo" in the Himalayan regions and "dim sum" in the northern territories, while Tibetans know them as "momocha". Regardless of their name, momos are a beloved staple of Himalayan cuisine, enjoyed by locals and travelers alike.

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How to use "Momos" in context?

The Chinese dumpling, momo, is one of the most popular street foods in the world. momos originated in China, and are made from steamed or boiled dough that is shaped into a ball and cooked until it is firm and chewy. They can be filled with anything from meat to vegetables, and are often served with a dipping sauce. Momos can be pretty expensive, but they are definitely worth trying if you're ever in China.

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