Chinese Egg Rolls Recipe with step by step photos on how to wrap the perfect egg rolls by cookbook author and TV chef Jaden of Steamy Kitchen.
- 12 egg roll wrappers
- 1⁄2 to 1 lb ground pork, (or chicken or beef)
- 2 tsp fresh ginger, chopped
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 1 tsp salt
- 1 tsp sugar
- 1⁄4 cup soy sauce
- 1 tsp sesame oil
- 16 oz bag shredded carrot and cabbage coleslaw, (not quite the whole bag)
- 4 green onion, sliced
- 1 egg, beaten with
- 1 tsp water
- 1 oil, (for frying)
- Brown pork with ginger and garlic in pan; drain any grease.
- Mix salt, sugar, soy sauce and sesame oil. Add to pork and mix well.
- In large bowl combine cabbage mix and green onions.
- Pour hot meat over vegetables and stir well. Let cool slightly.
- Lay wrap in front of you so that it looks like a diamond.
- Place 3 tablespoons pork filling in center of egg roll wrapper.
- Fold bottom point up over filling and roll once.
- Fold in right and left points.
- Brush beaten egg on top point.
- Finish rolling.
- Set aside and repeat with remaining filling.
- Heat 2-3 inches oil in large frying pan to very hot (350ºF).
- Fry a few egg rolls in pan at a time, 2-3 minutes per side.
- Drain on paper towels.
- Serve with sweet and sour sauce, plum sauce, hoisin sauce or jalapeño pepper jelly.
Smartpoints : 5
Serves : 1