It's Winter, let's make and eat Dumplings!

Updated: May 12

The perfect food to enjoy in winter. Make your own dumplings and enjoy the steam, or fry dumplings or simply make dumpling soup and warming on cold winter days.

Homemade Dumplings
Homemade Dumplings

The dough can be based on Wheat, Potatoes, Buckwheat or Cassava Flour. And you may be filled with beef, pork, poultry, seafood, cheese, vegetables, fruits or sweets as well.

Homemade Dumplings
Homemade Dumplings

Today, I would like to introduce the simple and healthy dumpling!


  • 5 dumpling Wrappers

  • 1 lb. ground pork (simply you may take out meat for vegan dumpling!)

  • 4 bunch Korean chives

  • 3 shiitake mushrooms

  • 1/2 onion

  • 1 teaspoon mince garlic

  • 1 cup mung-bean sprout

  • 1 Extra-firm tofu for dumpling

  • 1 Tablespoon sesame oil

  • 1 teaspoon salt & pepper

  • 1 egg for filling

  • 1 egg white for wrapper


  1. Put tofu on cheesecloth and squeeze it with your hands to strain tofu from its water.

  2. Wash and rinse chives, shiitake mushrooms, onion, mung-bean sprout

  3. Boil water and parboil mung-bean sprouts

  4. Strain and rinse mung-bean sprouts

  5. Chop chives, onion, shiitake mushrooms, mung-bean sprout, strained tofu

  6. Add all the ingredients with an egg and sesame oil and salt and pepper

  7. Deep dumpling wrapper on egg white and scoop one tablespoon of filling on center of dumpling wrapper

  8. Close and squeeze edge of dumpling wrapper firmly with your fingers (thumb & index finger)