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(1:30pm – 6:30pm) Local Delights: Pau Making – PM1112

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12 November, 2019 (Tue)
1:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Back by popular demand, join Chef Judy and her team as they explore making this traditional favourite. Learn the art and science behind Pau making, and what goes into making a soft and delicious Pau! Chef Judy used to work as a consultant for Hara Tim Sum, one of the major suppliers for halal paos and tim sums in Singapore.

Method of Instruction



What to expect:

  • Pre-weighed Ingredients for the class and recipe for all items learnt
  • Make, pleat and steam your own Paus
  • Types of flours used and the effect on the colour, texture of the steamed Pau
  • Types of leavening agent used and the effect on the Paus (e.g. what sort of baking powder is suitable)
  • What is the secret behind paos that are white (Steamed Paus are actually steamed breads …but why are they not brown when cooked?)
  • Effect of heat on the shape of Paus

You will learn:

  • Chicken Pau
    • Learn to make the skin and how to pleat, shape and prepare the filling)
  • Lotus Pau – classic shape
  • Peach shaped longevity Pau
    • Longevity bun filled with lotus filling