Chinese Pot Stickers
Cooking time45 min
Do you want to make excellent Chinese pot stickers that taste better than store brought ones? This Chinese pot stickers recipe teaches you how to prepare an amazingly delicious dish.
If you follow the correct guidelines mentioned in this Chinese Pot Stickers recipe, you can prepare this dish within 1 hour.
Shrimp must be placed in a food processors work bowl.
It should be processed until shrimp becomes finely ground.
Set aside in a bowl.
The ground beef must be processed to a fine grind.
Set aside with the shrimp
The ground beef and shrimp must be combined with white sugar, ginger, Napa cabbage, shallot, soy sauce, green onions, sesame oil, pepper and salt.
All ingredients must be thoroughly combined.
For filling pot stickers, a wrapped must be placed on a work surface.
A scant teaspoon of filling should be placed in the center and the edges of the wrapper need to be dampened using a wet finger.
The dough has to be folded into a half-moon shape by covering the filling and it should be pressed and sealed to eliminate extra air.
The edges have to be tightly sealed.
The filled wrappers should be refrigerated on a parchment-lined baking sheet.
Take a nonstick skillet and heat oil using a lid over medium heat 14) Pot stickers have to be placed into the hot oil and the flat sides must be down.
Allow to fry for 2 minutes until the bottom side turns golden brown.
Dumplings must be turned over and water must be poured over them.
The pan must be covered and fried with a lid for 5 to 7 minutes and allow the dumplings steam (You need to stop when the water evaporates).
The skillet needs to be uncovered and allow the pot stickers cook for 2 to 3 minutes. (You have to make sure that the water is evaporated and the wrapper fits well with the filling).
- Ground beef - 4 pounds.
- Raw shrimp - 1 pound. (It should be peeled and deveined).
- Minced fresh ginger root - 1 tablespoon.
- Shallot - 1no. (It should be minced).
- Salt- to taste.
- Pepper - to taste.
- Green onions - a bunch.
- Napa cabbage - 3 leaves (they should be chopped).
- Vegetable oil - as needed.
- Round potsticker/gyoza wrappers - 1 no. (10-ounce package)
- Soy sauce - 2 tablespoons.
- White sugar - 1 pinch.
- Asian (toasted) sesame oil - 1 teaspoon.
- Water - 1/4 cup.