Make every day dumpling day with Mr Chen’s with our delicious range. View Now

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Serves

1

Prep Time

5 min

Cooking Time

15 min

Ingredients

Szechuan Spiced Sweet Soy Sauce:

  • 500ml (2 cups) Mr Chen’s soy sauce
  • 150g (5oz) brown sugar
  • 60 ml (¼ cup) water
  • 1 star anise
  • 1 Tsaoko
  • 1 small piece cassia cinnamon
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 pinch fennel seeds
  • 2 stalks spring onion
  • 1 small piece ginger

 

For serving:

  • 1 tablespoon Szechuan Spiced Sweet Soy Sauce (see above list)
  • 1 teaspoon garlic – minced
  • 1 tablespoon homemade chilli oil – or to taste
  • Spring onion – finely chopped

Method

1
Put Szechuan Spiced Sweet Soy Sauce (see note) and garlic in a serving bowl.
2
Add freshly boiled dumplings.
3
Pour chilli oil over. Stir then garnish with spring onion.

Note:

To make Szechuan Spiced Sweet Soy Sauce

Simmer ingredients in a saucepan, uncovered over low heat for about 20 minutes until the volume reduces by ⅓ or so. Drain off the spices. Leave to cool.

Serving Suggestion
Try it with our Ginger Prawn Dumplings

Ingredients

Szechuan Spiced Sweet Soy Sauce:

  • 500ml (2 cups) Mr Chen’s soy sauce
  • 150g (5oz) brown sugar
  • 60 ml (¼ cup) water
  • 1 star anise
  • 1 Tsaoko
  • 1 small piece cassia cinnamon
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 pinch fennel seeds
  • 2 stalks spring onion
  • 1 small piece ginger

 

For serving:

  • 1 tablespoon Szechuan Spiced Sweet Soy Sauce (see above list)
  • 1 teaspoon garlic – minced
  • 1 tablespoon homemade chilli oil – or to taste
  • Spring onion – finely chopped

Method

1
Put Szechuan Spiced Sweet Soy Sauce (see note) and garlic in a serving bowl.
2
Add freshly boiled dumplings.
3
Pour chilli oil over. Stir then garnish with spring onion.

Note:

To make Szechuan Spiced Sweet Soy Sauce

Simmer ingredients in a saucepan, uncovered over low heat for about 20 minutes until the volume reduces by ⅓ or so. Drain off the spices. Leave to cool.

Serving Suggestion
Try it with our Ginger Prawn Dumplings