5 Facts About Momos That Will Wow You

1. The name 'Momo' comes from the Tibetan word 'mog mog'. 

2. Originally, momos were made of meat, mainly yak meat as veggies were scarce in the Himalayan regions. 

3. The traditional  momo steamer is called 'mucktoo'. It's made of bamboo.

4. Fried momos are called 'kothey momos'. 

5. Steamed momos contain just 35.2 calories, which is as good as eating salad.