Baked Char Siu Bao (Chinese BBQ Pork Buns, 叉燒麵包)

Baked char siu bao (叉燒麵包) are classic pastries from Chinese bakeries. The soft and light bun surrounds a mouth-watering sweet and savory filling made with Chinese BBQ pork, shallots, sauces, and spices. Here is a comprehensive recipe on how to make delicious baked char siu bao at home.