Chef Bao

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Spicy Beef Pancake Rolls

Ginger, scallions and a combination of spices blend beautifully together to create this savory pastry that’s guaranteed to please any meat-lover! Seasoned beef is stuffed into an easy-to-make dough, fried a light golden-brown, and cut into generous pieces. This finger-food makes for an impressive appetizer at your next party, or a hearty meal for your family, and is sure to have them coming back for more!

CUISINES: Asian
LEVEL: EASY
TIME: 40 min
SERVING: 4 People
INGREDIENTS:
LET'S START
Step 1
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On a clean surface, combine the instant yeast with flour and mix with your hands. Add water and blend into a dough. Form into a ball, place the dough in a bowl, and cover to let it rest for 10 minutes.
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Chop parsley, scallions and ginger into small pieces and place in a mixing bowl.
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Add ground beef to the bowl along with some salt, cayenne pepper, five-spice powder, paprika powder, curry powder and black pepper, and stir ingredients with a fork. Add 2 tablespoons of water, followed by cooking oil, and stir well again with a fork.
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Remove dough from the bowl and knead on a clean surface, until smooth. Form dough into a log, sprinkle with flour, and roll log back and forth in flour to coat well.
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Pinch dough into three pieces, then flatten with hands, and roll each piece out with a rolling pin to form an oblong shape.
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Spread a layer of beef filling over the top of a piece of dough, leaving a 1-inch space around the edges. Gently fold the dough over onto itself, in one-third sections at a time.
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Finally, gently pull the edge of the dough over top of itself, and pat together gently. Press ends of dough together and slice off tips to form a straight edge. Repeat the same steps for the remainder of the dough.
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Add some cooking oil to a pan, and place pancakes in the pan. Cover with a lid and cook for 5 minutes, until the bottom is golden-brown.
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Flip the pancakes over, cover with the lid again, and cook for another 5 minutes.
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Remove from heat and cut into 2-inch slices. Serve and enjoy.