Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence
Episode: Dim Sum
Save Recipe Print
Total:
10 min
Cook:
10 min
Yield:
about 40 shumai
Level:
Intermediate

Nutrition Info

Total:
10 min
Cook:
10 min
Yield:
about 40 shumai
Level:
Intermediate

Nutrition Info

Ingredients

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

To make the filling: Combine the shrimp, scallops, pork, ginger, cilantro, shallots, vinegar, sesame oil and egg whites in a food processor. Season with salt and pepper, add the corn starch and lemon juice and pulse to combine-- I like my fillings to have a little texture. (Alternatively chop the shrimp and scallops finely then add the pork, ginger, cilantro and vinegar and chop together. Transfer the mixture to a bowl and rapidly mix in the vinegar, sesame oil, egg whites, seasoning, corn starch and lemon juice.)

To make the shumai: Hold a wonton wrapper in your hand. Spoon 1 tablespoon of the filling into the center of the wrapper (rinse the spoon in cold water so the filling doesn't stick). Gather the edges of the wrapper up around the filling and squeeze the sides together with your fingers forming a little pleated cup. (The sides will naturally pleat, leaving the filling slightly exposed.) Tap the dumpling on the table so the bottom is flat and it stands upright then set aside on a baking sheet. Repeat with the remaining wrappers and filling. Top each shumai with a pea. (You can freeze any leftover filling.)

Lightly oil the bottom of a bamboo steamer then line it with the cabbage leaves. Stand the dumplings in the steamer in a single layer taking care that they don't touch one another. (A 10-inch steamer will accommodate 12 shumai). Bring about 2 inches of water to a boil in a wok. Set the bamboo steamer in the wok, cover it with the bamboo lid and steam until the shumai feel firm, 10 to 12 minutes. Serve the shumai immediately garnished with green onions and accompanied by soy sauce or dipping sauces of your choice.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

More Food Network

Whole Lemon Bars 01:36

This lazy cook's version of a lemon bar is simple and delicious.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Simple Roasted Pork Shoulder

Recipe courtesy of Aaron McCargo Jr.

Oven-Roasted Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Mushroom-Stuffed Pork Tenderloin

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Shrimp with Garlic Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Brian Boitano

"Pork on Pork" Chops

Recipe courtesy of Amanda Freitag

BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich

Recipe courtesy of Melissa d'Arabian

Lighter Fried Pork Chop

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Pulled Pork Barbecue

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Pork Loin with Fig and Port Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Dig In

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.