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Hugo Chavez

Review: King Palace in North Miami Beach is Chinese comfort food that's finger-licking good

Review: King Palace in North Miami Beach is Chinese comfort food that's finger-licking good

 

★★★

I found myself licking my fingers often at King Palace in North Miami Beach. When I assembled Peking duck — with crisp skin, translucent fat and dark flesh cut in a perfect cube — into a puffy bao bun and smeared it with hoisin sauce, I licked. When I untangled a mess of cracked Dungeness crab in black-bean sauce spiked with shards of jalapeno pepper and picked meat from claws and the carapace, I licked. When I poked my fingers through meat-packed knuckles of Maine lobster in ginger scallion sauce, I licked. And after I was done gnawing on dry spice lamb chops coated with crunchy bits of garlic that resembled bread crumbs, I licked.

On my first visit, I also...

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