Eel Dumplings

Seen Yok Gau


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Appears in

Dim Sum

Dim Sum

By Chan Chen Hei

Published 2005

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When bitten into, the dumpling gives way to a warm, ginger-flavoured eel filling. The orange peel and salted vegetable help take the edge off the eel’s assertive flavour.


Har gau dough 1 recipe


  • Combine all filling ingredients except corn flour. Add seasoning to taste. Mix in corn flour to bind lightly.
  • Prepare har gau dough as instructed.
  • Quickly roll dough into a cylinder and divide into 18 equal pieces. Roll each piece out into a thin, round skin (see Note). Us