Chinese Egg Rolls

Chinese Egg Rolls

Chinese Egg Rolls Recipe with step by step photos on how to wrap the perfect egg rolls by cookbook author and TV chef Jaden of Steamy Kitchen.

Chinese Egg Rolls


  • 12 egg roll wrappers
  • 1⁄2 to 1 lb ground pork, (or chicken or beef)
  • 2 tsp fresh ginger, chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1⁄4 cup soy sauce
  • 1 tsp sesame oil
  • 16 oz bag shredded carrot and cabbage coleslaw, (not quite the whole bag)
  • 4 green onion, sliced
  • 1 egg, beaten with
  • 1 tsp water
  • 1 oil, (for frying)


  1. Brown pork with ginger and garlic in pan; drain any grease.
  2. Mix salt, sugar, soy sauce and sesame oil. Add to pork and mix well.
  3. In large bowl combine cabbage mix and green onions.
  4. Pour hot meat over vegetables and stir well. Let cool slightly.
  5. Lay wrap in front of you so that it looks like a diamond.
  6. Place 3 tablespoons pork filling in center of egg roll wrapper.
  7. Fold bottom point up over filling and roll once.
  8. Fold in right and left points.
  9. Brush beaten egg on top point.
  10. Finish rolling.
  11. Set aside and repeat with remaining filling.
  12. Heat 2-3 inches oil in large frying pan to very hot (350ºF).
  13. Fry a few egg rolls in pan at a time, 2-3 minutes per side.
  14. Drain on paper towels.
  15. Serve with sweet and sour sauce, plum sauce, hoisin sauce or jalapeño pepper jelly.
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Smartpoints : 5

Serves : 1