Wonton is a type of dumpling commonly used in chinese cuisine. They are made by spreading a square of paper wrapper (a dough skin made of egg, flour, water and salt). Adhesion will improved by moistening the wrapper's inner edges by dipping a finger tip in water and running it across the dry dough to dissolved the exra flour. The most common filling is ground pork. Now, you can try recipe that can make about 40 servings. Enjoy!
1lb ground pork
3 garlic cloves (chopped)
1 teaspoon fresh ginger (grated)
1 tablespoon soy sauce
1 teaspoon sesame oil
3 carrots (finely diced)
3 celery stalks (finely chopped)
6 green onions (finely chopped)
1 (12 ounce) package wonton wrappers
1-2 eggs (beaten, for sealing)
Oil (for deep frying)
- With a large bowl combine pork, garlic, ginger, soy sauce, sesame oil, carrots, celery, and green onions. Stir to mix.
- Beat eggs. Lay out a wonton wrapper and place a heaping teaspoon of the filling into the center of the wrapper. Brush egg on 2 edges on one side of the wrapper. Fold over to form a triangle and seal the edges tightly with your finger. Repeat until all the wrappers and/or filling are used.
- Heat oil in a deep fryer to 370 degrees. Deep fry in bathes until golden brown. Drain on paper towels.