pot sticker


Definition of pot sticker

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

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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 Both are served with black rice vinegar pot sticker sauce. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, "Chinese New Year celebrations begin this week at metro Detroit restaurants," 14 Feb. 2018 At the other end of the room, two experts pinch soup dumplings and vegetarian pot stickers. NBC News, "In San Francisco's Chinatown, a food hall wants to showcase the best of China," 5 Feb. 2018 The designated kid-friendly offerings include chicken pot stickers, Indian bread with dipping sauces, and a Caribbean puff pastry with guava sauce. Arthur Levine, USA TODAY, "Epcot's Food and Wine Fest expands around the world," 11 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of pot sticker

1963, in the meaning defined above

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