pot sticker

noun

Definition of pot sticker

: a crescent-shaped dumpling filled usually with pork, steamed, and then fried

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The black-rimmed American menu features juicy pot stickers, crisp orange beef and sizzling pepper beef. Dominic Armato, azcentral, "These are the best restaurants in Tempe," 6 Aug. 2019 Hwang said the Rocky River restaurant's top sellers were its pot stickers, made from scratch, and the Pearl raw bar. Marc Bona, cleveland.com, "Pearl of the Orient is closing in Rocky River," 22 July 2019 Each component is tender and perfect: Fried ripe plantains provide the same satisfying crisp-squishy bite as pot stickers. Soleil Ho, SFChronicle.com, "Alamar’s seafood brings us back to our home shores," 26 July 2019 Mandalay Bay: Bayside Buffet What's on the menu: Pizza, barbecue pork ribs, pasta station, sushi, pot stickers, omelet station, cocktail shrimp. Melissa Yeager, azcentral, "Best Las Vegas buffets: 22 all-you-can-eat restaurants on the Strip," 7 June 2019 Toss vegetables with sauce and serve with pot stickers. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Pot Sticker Stir-Fry," 28 Nov. 2018 Pan-fry vegetable pot stickers or pierogies in large skillet per package directions; transfer to plate. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Pot Sticker Stir-Fry," 28 Nov. 2018 The glue that holds Taylor’s People's Park together isn’t artichoke and roasted red pepper dip or pot stickers (even though stick is in the name). Hannah Kirby, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Taylor’s People's Park: Gourmet fast food, people with personality and a skulk of Foxes," 25 Apr. 2018 Next came a foie gras pot sticker, presented next to a sticky ball of black sesame and peanut mochi. Michael Bauer, San Francisco Chronicle, "Bauer on Eight Tables: Sublime setting, but at $225 food needs to dazzle, too," 19 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of pot sticker

1963, in the meaning defined above

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