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Wontons, Pierogies, and Potstickers

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Cream Cheese Wontons Recipe. Cream cheese wontons are a Chinese appetizer.

Cream Cheese Wontons Recipe

They go great with any Chinese dish. Cream cheese wontons are commonly found at Chinese restaurants all over. They consist of wonton wrappers filled with cream cheese, crab, green onions, and seasonings. For the best results you will want to fry these in the deep fryer but they could be fried in a pan as well. If you want to fry in a pan, just add about an inch of oil. Ingredients: 12 ounce cream cheese (at room temperature) 50 wonton wrappers 1 cup imitation crab (chopped) 2 green onions (minced) 1 (8 ounce) can water chestnuts (drained and minced) ¼ teaspoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon soy sauce 1 egg (beaten) oil (for frying) Cooking Instructions: Baked Vegetable Egg Rolls. To celebrate my husbands birthday he requested this Asian Noodle Salad.

Baked Vegetable Egg Rolls

I wanted to find other recipes that would compliment the salad so I decided to try making baked egg rolls. The egg rolls were extremely easy to make and took no time at all. They were crunchy and tasty and went really well with the salad. I also made this Asian Pork Tenderloin to complete the meal. My husband really liked his birthday dinner along with the rest of us, including our dinner guests. 1 tsp olive oil2 cups of savoy cabbage, chopped2 cups of shredded carrots2 cups of bean sprouts1 can of water chestnuts, chopped2 tbsp green onions, sliced1 tsp fresh ginger, grated2 tbsp soy sauce1 tbsp corn starch1/4 cup water14 egg roll wrapsSweet chili dipping sauce or sweet and sour sauce (for dipping) Heat the olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Place two tablespoons of the cooled mixture on the center of the egg roll wrap. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.

Chicken Club Egg Rolls with Avocado Ranch Dip. Much to Dan’s despair, I have a deep, deep love for chain restaurants.

Chicken Club Egg Rolls with Avocado Ranch Dip

Applebee’s, Chili’s, TGI Fridays, Cheesecake Factory, CPK — I’m a fan. Of all of them. I mean…cheap, greasy bar food and fruity blended cocktails…what’s not to love, right? Sadly, Dan does not share my sophisticated tastes. How to make potstickers - from scratch! 2 lbs of ground pork* 1 bunch of Chinese chives** 1 bunch of green onions 1 pieces of ginger 1 egg (optional) some uncooked shrimp (optional) 3 packs of dumpling wrappers*** some all-purpose flour soy sauce sesame oil rice vinegar garlic (optional) chili paste (optional) *The preferred of pork for this recipe is pork butt, which has a higher fat content than most other cuts of pork.

how to make potstickers - from scratch!

Leaner cuts can be substituted, but the filling will taste more dry. **Also known as garlic chives or Chinese leeks. Chinese chives are in season during the summer. The Chinese chives can be substituted with an equivalent amount of cabbage. Cooking Momofuku at home. October 2, 2010 My mom is obsessed with keeping a stocked freezer, but I guess I don’t really take after her, because my freezer tends to be relatively empty, aside from random containers of stock/ramen broth, frozen dumplings and pierogi.

Cooking Momofuku at home

Chinese dumplings and potsticker recipe. Recipe: chinese dumplings and potstickers [warning: a long post] Do you know what that one recipe was that started you on your cooking passion?

chinese dumplings and potsticker recipe

How to Make Chinese Dumplings. Beef Potstickers – A Chinese Fried Dumpling Recipe. Potstickers refer to Chinese dumplings which have been steamed on one side, and fried on the other side.

Beef Potstickers – A Chinese Fried Dumpling Recipe

To achieve this effect, the dumplings are first fried on the bottom, and then water is added so that the top of the dumplings are steamed. To ensure that the bottom come out crispy, the water is slowly reduced to nothing over high heat. At the end of this process, the bottoms tend to stick to the cooking surface, which is why they are referred to as poststickers. There is something about the contrast between the steamed and fried parts of the potstickers that make them irresistible. Beef potstickers are a perennial favorite. Japanese Pan Fried Dumpling Recipe. Update: Photo and recipe updated in November, 2013 It may look difficult to make Gyoza, but once you know how to cook them it’s actually pretty simple.

Japanese Pan Fried Dumpling Recipe

You can be very creative and try different ingredients for filling based on your own preference. The recipe below is for a typical Japanese Gyoza. Japanese Gyoza is distinctly different from Chinese potstickers. Chinese potstickers tend to have a thicker skin and the filling is mostly meat. Gyoza Wrappers. By: NamiOn: February 19, 2014 Making something from scratch is fun.

Gyoza Wrappers

Making homemade Gyoza Wrappers was real fun. When you make food from scratch, you know what’s in the food (no ingredients that you can’t pronounce), you get to select good ingredients, and the best part? It’s such a rewarding experience! Crispy Southwestern Wontons. I am a huge fan these crispy, restaurant-style wontons.

Crispy Southwestern Wontons

They’re such a fun treat for dinner, and so easy to whip up at home. Here’s one of our favorite recipes for hot, lightly fried wontons stuffed with a cheesy southwestern ranch filling. Hope you enjoy these! Jalapeno Popper Wonton Cups. I love being a food blogger… You know why? Because I get to try different things for the sake of keeping up with my blog. Potato and Cheese Pierogi Recipe. Pierogi are traditional Polish noodle dumplings, filled with a variety of classic sweet and savory mixtures. For this recipe, we've chosen to make a basic potato-cheese filling and serve them as a side dish topped with sour cream, garlic and chive sauce.

Our family recipe, combined with a fairly standard dough preparation method, produces an exceptionally light and tender finished product. The secret? Pinching off portions of dough and rolling them individually to avoid overworking it. 3-1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting3 large eggs2 tablespoons sour cream3/4 to 1 cup water 1-1/2 lbs baking potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch slices2 tablespoons unsalted butter1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil1 small sweet onion, chopped1 clove garlic, minced1/4 teaspoon dried thyme3/4 to 1 cup grated dry farmer's cheeseKosher salt and freshly ground pepper to taste 1/2 stick butter, cut into 1 tablespoon portions1 recipe Sour Cream Garlic-Chive Sauce For the dough: