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Recipes/ Snack

Pork Gyoza – How to Make Japanese Dumplings

05/07/2016 (Last Updated: 11/03/2020)

This pork gyoza recipe for Japanese dumplings is packed with juicy pork, cabbage and spring onion. Steam fry your very own homemade pork dumplings until crispy, golden and delicious. Then serve them up with our tasty gyoza dipping sauce!

A plate of cooked pork dumplings next to a bowl of dipping sauce.

Why We Love This Recipe

  • Japanese gyoza dumplings are super easy to make at home. Plus, they taste better than anything you could buy out on the street or frozen from a store, since you can make use of the freshest high quality ingredients.
  • Gyoza are great for making in big batches, and you should easily end up with 30-40 tasty little morsels by the time you finish with the gyoza recipe below. Then all you need to do is pop them in the freezer and pull them out later for a quick snack or a tasty meal.

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Spicy Lao Dip – Three Ways

10/12/2015 (Last Updated: 11/05/2018)

Introducing Spicy Lao Dip – Three Ways! This zesty and versatile base for Spicy Lao Dip makes it easy to prepare a range of exotic appetisers or perfect sides for your next Asian dinner party. Why not pair with Lao Steamed Fish? Eat with sticky rice, crusty bread, or dive in with a spoon – we won’t judge.

Spicy Lao Dip Three Ways - Need an IMPRESSIVE appetiser? These dips are a PINCH: Just roast, smash, serve and impress. Healthy. | wandercooks.com

I ♥ dips. I’m not sure what it is about them, but when there’s a tasty dip in front of me I’ll mindlessly eat away until I run out of things to dip. And even then I might dip my finger in when nobody’s looking.

Wait. No. I never do that. Promise. *Shifty eyes*

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Crispy Thai Spring Rolls

19/11/2015 (Last Updated: 11/05/2018)

Holy spring rolls! Everyone’s eaten them, but have you ever tried to make your own? If not then you’re in luck, because these authentic Crispy Thai Spring Rolls are about to rock your world. So why are they so good?

Crispy Thai Spring Rolls - No more take-away, these EASY prep spring rolls are perfect for clearing out the fridge. Ready to crunch? Vegetarian. | wandercooks.com

Is it that crispy crunch? That amazing dipping sauce? That scrumptious filling that you know will be hot, that you know will burn your tongue on that very first bite, and that you somehow still can’t resist?

Oh yeah, that’s what we’re talking about.

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Miang Kham (Thailand in One Bite)

06/11/2015 (Last Updated: 11/03/2020)

Okay guys here it is, we’ve just found Thailand’s most amazing appetiser! Known as Miang Kham, they’re like a taste of Thailand in – you guessed it – one bite! Now that the weather’s finally getting warmer back home it’s time to get the party started with this quirky, simple snack.

Miang Kham (Thailand In One Bite) - A tasty hands-on snack or appetiser perfect for a summer party to impress your friends. What a quirky salad! | wandercooks.com

In Thailand you’ll find these tasty little morsels wrapped up and ready to eat at your local street food stalls, but when we arrived at the Thai Cooking Class at Time for Lime, those delicious ingredients lay ready and waiting to be explored with all our senses.

Colourful, zesty and with a flavour punch that keeps on giving. Half the fun is just putting them together.

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Organic Venison Pate – Cooking Yakushima Cuisine Part 2

19/05/2015 (Last Updated: 11/05/2018)

You’ve probably heard of duck pate, chicken pate, perhaps even mushroom pate, but have you come across venison pate? Also known as deer liver paste, this isn’t a much sought after recipe for a lot of people – ourselves included. However, adventures always lead to new experiences, and while we aren’t in Rome just yet… when in Yakushima – the venison pate must be tried!

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