• A
  • A
  • A
Sumptuous Steamed Wontons loaded with healthy vegetables

Like modak and parathas in India, wontons are a wonderful food in Chinese cuisine, as they provide a lot of scope for innovation. Here is a sumptuous version of Steamed Wontons made with a wholesome mixture of sautéed veggies, sprouts and noodles, which is stuffed into readymade wonton wrappers and steamed.

Wonderful wontons from Chinese Cuisine


Preparation Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Serves: 25


Ingredients:

For Stuffing


Finely chopped cabbage- 1 cup
Finely chopped spring onions whites- 1/4 cup
Oil- 1 tbsp
Grated carrot- 1/2 cup
Bean sprouts- 3/4 cup
Boiled noodles- 3/4 cup
Soy sauce- 1 tsp
Salt to taste

Other Ingredients

Wonton wrappers- 25
Oil for greasing- 1/4 tsp
Plain flour (maida) dissolved in 1/4 cup water- 3 tbsp
Oil- 1 tbsp
Chopped garlic (lehsun)- 2 tsp
Chopped green chilies- 1/2 tsp
Chopped spring onion greens- 2 tbsp
Salt to taste

Preparation Method

For Stuffing

Heat the oil in a wok / kadhai on a high flame till it smokes.

Add the cabbage, spring onion whites, carrots, bean sprouts and sauté on a high flame for 2 to 3 minutes.

Add the noodles, soya sauce and salt and toss well. Keep aside.

How to proceed

Place a wonton wrapper on a clean, flat surface.

Place a little stuffing in the centre, apply a little flour paste along the edges and fold over to make a semi-circle. Bring the ends together and press well.

Repeat with the remaining wrappers and stuffing to make 24 more wontons.

Arrange half the wontons on a greased sieve and steam for 5 minutes.

Repeat the step 4 to cook the remaining wontons in on more batch.

For the tempering, heat the oil in a wok / kadhai on a high flame.

Add the garlic, green chillies and spring onion greens and salt and sauté on a high flame for a few seconds.

Pour the tempering over the steamed wontons and toss them gently.

Serve hot with green garlic sauce and chili garlic sauce.

Happy Cooking!

CLOSE COMMENT

ADD COMMENT

To read stories offline: Download Eenaduindia app.

SECTIONS:

  HOME

  STATES

  NATIONAL

  INTERNATIONAL

  BUSINESS

  CRIME

  SPORTS

  ENTERTAINMENT

  RAINBOW

  EVEZONELY

  GALLERY

  TRAVEL TIME

  MAJOR CITIES