Steaming Starters and appetizers make good sense. Here, we are presenting wonderful ideas for meal appetizers that can also be used in parties as welcome appetizers. Recipes such as the chicken dumpling and chicken rolls have a distinctly Asian flavor. You can achieve the lightness, texture and flavorsome results with steaming. The ingredients of steamed chicken rolls recipe are easily found and the wrappers make these starters beautiful to serve. You can interchange the chicken with other meat or vegetables.
The varieties and possibilities are endless. Try expending on the ideas with cookawesome and interchange the ingredients. Your imagination is the only limit!
MAKES 8 ROLLS
Ingredients: Steamed Chicken Rolls Recipe
Chicken minced 250 g
Spring onions, finely chopped 3
Canned Bamboo shoots 2 tbsp
Fresh ginger, crushed 1 tbsp
Five spices powder ¼ tsp
Soy sauce 2 tbsp
Sesame oil 1 tbsp
Red Capsicum, thinly sliced ¼
Green Spring onions, cut in lengths 4
Spring roll sheets (5’x6’) 8
Preparation Method: Steamed Chicken Rolls Recipe
Place chicken, ginger, spring onions, bamboo shoots, five spices powder, sesame oil and soy sauce in a bowl and mix until well combined.
Lightly brush each spring roll sheets with cold water and lay flat on a work surface.
Divide the mixture in 8 portions and spread along one end of the each sheet. Lay strips of red capsicum and spring onion along chicken meat and push gently until completely enclosed by meat. Fold two sides of sheet in and roll up, brushing remaining side lightly with water if needed. Press down firmly to seal.
Partially filled a large pot with water (steamer should not touch water) and bring to rapid simmer.
Arrange chicken rolls in a single layer in the steamer. Place steamer over water, cover and cook about 10 minutes or until chicken mixture is firm and ready.
Remove steamed chicken rolls from steamer, serve whole or cut into diagonal pieces and stand with cut side up with hoisin ginger sauce for dipping.
To make HOISIN GINGER SAUCE
Ingredients: HOISIN GINGER SAUCE
Hoisin sauce ¼ cup
Dry sherry 2 tbsp
Fresh ginger, chopped 2 tsp
Garlic clove, crushed 1
Spring onion, finely chopped 1
Preparation Method: HOISIN GINGER SAUCE
Combine all ingredients in a bowl and mix well.
Enjoy Steamed Chicken Rolls with hoisin ginger sauce!