Commonly Asked Questions About Asian Soup Spoons
What are Asian soup spoons called?
Asian soup spoons are also called Chinese spoons, Chinese soup spoons, or duck spoons.
What size Asian soup spoon do I need?
Most individual Asian soup spoons are around 1 ounce, but larger serving spoons can hold as much as three ounces. Rice ladles and paddles may look similar to a soup spoon, but they come in different sizes.
Are melamine or porcelain Asian soup spoons better for foodservice?
Traditional Asian soup spoons are made of porcelain, so if authenticity and tradition are important to your business, you may prefer ceramic. However, ceramic spoons are breakable and need to be replaced more often than melamine. Melamine Asian soup spoons are more common in restaurants as they are durable while often having an appearance and feel similar to ceramic.