Potstickers Recipe



  • 1/2 lb ground pork
  • 1/2 lb ground turkey
  • 4 oz silken tofu
  • 2 TBS soy sauce
  • 1 & 1/2 TBS grated ginger
  • 1 & 1/2 TBS scallions
  • 2 cloves garlic (finely minced)
  • 1/2 tsp cayenne
  • 1 package wonton skins

How to make Potstickers

Folding scalloped edges on gyoza is a skill that eludes me, even after repeated viewings of Yong Fook's how-to video. Luckily my lack of dexterity is no match for my love of potstickers!
  1. Combine meats, tofu and seasonings in a bowl and mix thouroughy
  2. Lay out as many wrappers as your work area will allow
  3. Add a measured amount(I use a tablespoon) to the center of each wrapper
  4. Moisten the edge of the wraps with water using your finger
  5. Fold each corner up and press together
  6. Twist wrapper corners in the same direction so that the filling is completely sealed and your dumpling looks like a large dough Hershey Kiss.
  7. Repeat steps 2 through 6 until all of your filling is used
  8. Preheat a small amount of canola oil in a nonstick skillet over medium heatĀ 
  9. Place dumplings in hot pan a few at a timeĀ 
  10. Pan fry until a delicious brown crust is formed on the dumpling
  11. Reduce heat to low and carefully add enough water to cover the bottom of pan
  12. Cover pan and allow potstickers to steam for about five minutes
  13. Cool and serve
  • telliecoin
    telliecoin says

    it's dumpling frenzy here on osf!

  • wilsfresh
    wilsfresh says

    Tellie- as far as I'm concerned, there is no such thing as too many dumplings!

  • yongfook
    yongfook says

    I'm in Taiwan right now and I'm planning to eat the real thing for lunch... :)

  • wilsfresh
    wilsfresh says

    Lucky you! Please eat two or three for me and wash it down with something strong. Thank you.

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