Just 4 ingredients with extra ideas to make it your own.
Stir fried rice cakes. Heat 1 tbsp oil in a large skillet that has a lid over medium high heat. Brush off any excess cornflour from the bases of the dumplings. Gyoza are small japanese potstickers that are most commonly made by filling a thin round wrapper with a mixture of pork and cabbage. Add a small amount of filling into the gyoza wrapper.
The flavorful seasonings and umami rich cabbage doesnt need meat to taste good though. Use it with your favourite homemade or store bought dumplings. They are first fried in a hot pan until crispy brown on the bottom sides then a small amount of water is added before the pan is covered to quickly steam the entire dumplings. The key characteristic of gyoza lies in its cooking method which involves both pan frying and steaming.
Add 200ml water to cover bottom of pan cover with lid and cook on medium high heat for. Take a sheet of gyoza wrapper in your hand and place a tablespoon size of meat mixture in the center of the wrapper. Cook until the underside is light golden then pour 13 cup of water around the gyoza and place the lid on. Moisten the edge along the lower half of the wrapper and fold the upper half of the wrapper up to meet the moistened edge.
Fold wrappers in half over filling and seal edges with moistened fingers. In the preheated vegetable oil cook gyoza approximately 1 minute per side until lightly browned. Wet one finger with water and run it around the edge of half the gyoza wrapper this helps to create a seal when folded in half use your pointer fingers and thumbs to create 4 5 pleats along the sealing edge. Stir in the boiling water using a knife or a pair of chopsticks until the mixture comes together as a dough.
Place water into skillet and reduce heat. Place approximately 1 tablespoon of the cabbage and pork mixture in the center of each wrapper. In a large bowl add the first 8 ingredients and mix well. Why we love this this is a super quick homemade gyoza sauce with simple ingredients that work together to bring out the flavour in your dumplings.
Place a large frying pan over medium high heat add 2 teaspoons sesame oil and arrange 2025 gyoza in pan. Heat a non stick frying pan with 1 tbsp vegetable oil. Press and seal the gyoza wrapper together. They should be golden brown after about 2 mins.
A quick and easy dumpling dipping sauce you can serve with japanese gyoza or potstickers. Cook the gyoza in batches. For the gyoza skins sift the flour into a large bowl and mix in the salt.