Shrimp Dumplings and Homemade Chili Oil
April 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm PDT
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Celebrate the Chinese New Year with Shrimp Dumplings and Homemade Chili Oil. In this class, we’ll prepare both the gyoza and the chile oil.
Make a Dim Sum Feast!
Take this class in conjunction with Crispy Scallion Pancakes and Chicken Cabbage Dumplings, also posted on our Virtual Calendar. It’s a one-stop-shop, and you can prepare a Dim Sum feast to usher in the New Year!
Shrimp Dumplings and Homemade Chili Oil: Ingredients
3⁄4 inch piece of ginger
2 cloves peeled garlic
1 fresh chile (like red or green jalapeno, serrano, or be bold with a couple of red Thai chilies)
12 ounces shrimp, shelled and deveined
1 small bunch of cilantro
18-20 wonton wrappers (available in most supermarkets)
a scant amount of grapeseed or other neutral oil
3 tablespoons black Chinese vinegar (it’s the best, but you can also use rice vinegar or apple cider vinegar)
If you wish to make fresh chile oil in class with us, here’s what you’ll need (otherwise you store-bought)
star anise pods
whole black peppercorns
2 garlic cloves
Sichuan pepper flakes (or crushed red pepper flakes)
You’ll need a food processor (or you can hustle in class to chop ingredients by hand)
a non-stick skillet
a small to medium pot, mesh strainer, and clean jar with lid (or similar vessel)
Virtual cooking classes at Hipcooks
Join us for this online cooking class on zoom, or get your own group together for a lively Livestream: Coworkers & clients, Friends & family, and kids for a Private virtual cooking class. We’ll work with you to book a date and time that work for you. More info on our Private virtual cooking classes here.