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Melbourne’s Oriental Teahouse steam into Coles Local with handmade dumplings

We have launched our premium range of handmade restaurant-quality dumplings at select Coles Local stores nationally from 30 August 2021.

Harnessing over 20 years of experience making some of Melbourne’s finest handmade dumplings, Oriental Teahouse and David’s Prahran founder, David Zhou, is excited to finally share their restaurant-quality dumpling range with homes across Australia

Zhou says: “The Coles Local platform allows more people to access our restaurant-quality dumplings, harmoniously supporting the community and sharing our locally made food”

“We hope to enrich the quality of life for people in some small way through our dumplings, and work with community-minded brands through this exciting new opportunity.”

The premium range will feature ten signature dumplings that are ready to store in the freezer to enjoy for a delicious meal during the week, or ideal for entertaining with a bundle of varieties.

Each pack is $25 and contains ten dumplings per pack

Expertly handmade and preferencing the best of Australian seasonal ingredients, each pack contains no added preservatives or MSG and the range includes gluten-free and plant-based options.

As a family-owned and run business, dumpling-lovers can expect a thoughtful range of classic and modern flavours that make for the perfect pantry staple at home.

Oriental Teahouse premium range includes:

  • Pan-fried Angus Beef Dumplings 10pc
  • Lemongrass Chicken Dumplings 10pc
  • Pan-fried Pork and Chive Dumplings 10pc
  • Ginger Prawn Dumplings 10pc
  • Vegetarian Dumplings 10pc
  • Soy Pork and Cabbage Shu Mai 10pc
  • Roast Duck Dumplings 10pc
  • Wagyu Beef Dumplings 10pc
  • Mixed Steamed Dumplings 10pc
  • Prawn Spring Rolls 10pc
Where to find our Dumplings?

Our Premium Dumplings available from  30 August 2021 at:

  • Coles Local, Fitzroy VIC
  • Coles Local, Glenferrie VIC
  • Coles Local, Camberwell VIC
  • Coles Local, Chatswood NSW
  • Coles Local, Rose Bay NSW
  • Coles Local, Manly Corso NSW
  • Coles Local, Concord NSW
  • Coles Local, Ascot QLD
  • Coles Local, Woolloongabba QLD


Oriental Teahouse Dumplings Cooking Instructions 

Instructions are listed on the side of the packaging for each dumpling!


To Steam

1: Bring water to boil in a pot.

2: Place dumpling paper or a leaf of lettuce inside steamer to prevent sticking.

3: Put dumplings into steamer and space them out so they do not touch.

4: Place steamer with lid on, on top of pot.

5: Steam for 8 minutes. You will know they are cooked when the dumplings are slightly plumper

6: Serve with sauce of your choice.

Tip: If serving onto a plate, use a wet tong (to avoid sticking) and gently pick out dumplings and serve on plate.


To Panfry

1: Lightly oil non-stick pan; medium heat

2: Place frozen dumplings in pan

3: Add cold water, submerging 1/3 of dumplings

4: Add 2 tbsp oil

5: Cover pan with lid

6: Adjust to high heat; cook until water evaporates, about 8 mins

7: Adjust to medium heat

8: *opt: Garnish in pan with spring onions.

9: Cook another 2 mins or until golden-brown on underside.

10: Serve with sauce of your choice.

For any queries or questions please feel free to email us at!

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