Recipe courtesy of Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger
Total:
1 hr 30 min
Active:
1 hr
Yield:
30 dumplings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

SPICY DIPPING SAUCE:

Directions

Combine the pork, water chestnuts, soy sauce, vinegar, oil, sugar, ginger, cornstarch, salt and pepper in a bowl and mix well to combine (hands work well for this). Place a dumpling wrapper in the palm of one hand and cup it loosely. Place a generous tablespoon of filling in the center of the wrapper. With your free hand, gather the sides of the wrapper around the filling, letting the wrapper pleat naturally. Squeeze the middle gently and tap the dumpling to flatten the bottom so that it can stand upright. The meat filling will show a little at the top. Make the remaining dumplings in the same manner.

Arrange filled dumplings about 1/4 inch apart in two steamer trays that have been lined with wet cheesecloth. (At this point, you can refrigerate dumplings, covered, for 24 hours.)

When ready to steam, fill a wok or lower part of a steamer with water so that it comes within an inch of the steamer tray, and bring to a rolling boil. Stack the steamer trays in the wok or steamer, cover tightly, and steam dumplings for 20-25 minutes over high heat, reversing the trays after 10 minutes. Use a slotted spoon to transfer dumplings to a platter and serve with Spicy Dipping Sauce.

SPICY DIPPING SAUCE:

Combine ingredients in a small bowl and serve with Pork Dumplings.

Yield: 2/3 cup

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Simple Roasted Pork Shoulder

Recipe courtesy of Aaron McCargo Jr.

Smothered Pork Chops

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Tricolore Stuffed Pork

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Pulled Pork

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Stuffed Pork Chops

Recipe courtesy of Family Circle Magazine

Pan Fried Pork Chops

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Roasted Pork Loin

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Pork Chops alla Pizzaiola

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Roast Loin of Pork with Fennel

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Craveworthy Eats 3 Videos

Crave-Worthy Egg Sandwich 03:24

Claire puts her own spin on a bacon, egg and cheese breakfast sandwich.

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          Top 5 Restaurants

          7:30am | 6:30c

          Southern at Heart

          8:30am | 7:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          The Kitchen

          11am | 10c

          Giada Entertains

          12:30pm | 11:30c

          Chopped

          2pm | 1c

          Chopped

          3pm | 2c

          Chopped

          4pm | 3c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Chopped

          8pm | 7c

          Chopped

          9pm | 8c

          Chopped

          10pm | 9c

          Chopped

          11pm | 10c

          Chopped

          12am | 11c

          Chopped

          1am | 12c

          Chopped

          2am | 1c

          Chopped

          3am | 2c

          Get Cooking