Category chinese

deep-fried wonton cookies

Deep-Fried Wonton Cookies (Teem Gok)

1 1/2 cups chopped prunes or dried apples
1 cup chopped dried apricots
1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar
1 1/2 cups flaked coconut
1 cup chopped almonds
24 wonton skins
Vegetable oil

Mix prunes, apricots, broth sugar, coconut and almonds. Place about 2 teaspoons mixture in center of each wonton skin. Moisten edges with water...

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subgum-gai-pan

Subgum-Gai-Pan (Chicken and Vegetables)

2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1 teaspoon salt
Dash of pepper
2 cups raw chicken
2 tablespoons green bell pepper, diced
1 cup bok choy, 1/8-inch slices
2 cups celery, 1/8-inch slices
1/2 cup chicken bouillon
3 small tomatoes, quartered
2 tablespoons cornstarch
2 teaspoons soy sauce
1/4 cup water

Put oil, salt and pepper into a skillet...

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beef chow mein

Beef Chow Mein (China)

1 (1 1/2 pound) beef rump steak
3 1/2 tablespoons soy sauce
3 1/2 tablespoons dry sherry
1 tablespoon satay sauce
3 stalks celery
2 medium yellow onions
4 ounces fresh mushrooms
1 red or green bell pepper
4 ounces bean sprouts
12 ounces Chinese egg noodles
4 tablespoons vegetable oil
3/4 cup water
1 tablespoon cornstarch
2 1/2 tablespoons oyster sauce
2 teaspoons instant chicken bouillon

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almond custard with litchis

Almond Custard with Litchis (Hsing-Jen-Tou-Fu ? China)

3/4 cup water
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1 envelope unflavored gelatine
1 cup milk
1 teaspoon almond extract
2 (11 ounce) cans litchis, with syrup

Heat water, sugar and gelatine to boiling, stirring occasionally, until sugar and gelatine are dissolved. Remove from heat. Stir in milk and almond extract. Pour into 9 x 5-inch loaf pan...

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peking shrimp

Peking Shrimp

1/4 cup dark corn syrup
1/4 cup water
2 tablespoons soy sauce
2 tablespoons sherry
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1 clove garlic, minced
1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1 pound medium-size shrimp, cleaned
1 small tomato, cut into wedges
1/2 cup green bell pepper pieces

Combine first 7 ingredients. Heat corn oil in skillet...

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