Who doesn't enjoy those steaming dimsums Description Dim sum is an integral part of Chinese cuisine, closely associated with the tradition of yum cha, or taking tea. Dim sum is a collection of small pastries, filled buns, and noodles. Most portions are bite sized and are arranged three or four on a plate. Literally dim sum means treats that touch the heart. When it comes to dim sum it is all about variety. We have collected the most delicious and best selling recipes from around the world. Enjoy! Hope it helps someone.