Whenever I go out to an Asian restaurant, one of the first things that I always look for is wontons. There is just something about biting into the crispy wrapper to reveal a savory, flavorful filling. Since I do love them so much I thought I would tackle making them at home. For this wonton recipe, I combine ground pork with green onions, water chestnuts, fresh garlic and a few simple seasonings before wrapping the mixture in a wonton wrapper and frying until golden brown. Serve with a side of sweet thai chili sauce and all is right with the world.
The best thing about this recipe is that it makes so many, why is that a good thing you ask? Well because they freeze really well. Just lay them in a single layer on a baking sheet, pop them in the freezer and once they are frozen you can divide them up into separate freezer bags. Then, whenever you get a craving for some crispy fried pork goodness you can just take them out of your freezer and fry them up. They also make a great appetizer to serve with Ground Turkey Stir Fry .
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My name is Des. I’m a Mom to Kellan. Wife to Ryan. Dog mom to Pumpkin and lover of all things food. Whether it is cooking it, eating it, shopping for it or watching TV about it, food is one of my favorite things. Read more »
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