Crispy wontons stuffed with date and walnut filling.
This recipe is from the book Best of Chinese Cooking.
Preparation Time : 26-30 minutes
Cooking time : 26-30 minutes
to deep fry
Clean and finely chop seedless dates. Boil walnut kernels in two cups of water for a minute. Drain, pat dry with an absorbent kitchen towel and roughly chop. Mix chopped dates, walnuts, brown sugar and cinnamon powder.
Divide the mixture into sixteen equal portions. Place a portion of date and walnut mixture in the center of each wonton wrapper, wet the edges with a little water, fold into half and twist the ends and stick.
eat sufficient oil in a wok, add stuffed wontons and deep-fry for a couple of minutes or until golden brown and crisp. Remove and drain onto an absorbent kitchen towel.
Serve hot with any ice cream of your choice.