Monday, September 21, 2009

Steamed Nori Meat Rolls

Something quick, simple and healthy for lunch or dinner. This dish goes great with rice.


2 sheets nori seaweed


300 grms ground meat
200 grms shrimp - roughly chopped
2 spring onions
1/2 carrot - grated
1 tbsp cornstarch
1 tbsp oyster sauce
1 tbsp of soy sauce
salt and pepper to taste

Sauce :

3/4 cup chicken stock
1 tbsp oyster sauce
1 tsp cornstarch
1/2 tsp sugar
1/2 sesame oil
salt and pepper to taste

1) Mix all the filling ingredients together and let it marinate for half and hour. Divide into 2 portions.
2) Put one portion onto the seaweed and roll it up. Cut it into 6-8 pieces roll and steam it for 15 minutes.
3) While the roll is steaming prepare the sauce. Put all the sauce ingredients into a small saucepan and bring it up to a boil until sauce reduce and thicken.
4) When the rolls is done, pour the sauce over and serve warm.


Beachlover said...

I love this meat nori roll...hmm..maybe I should make this for Mishu coz it's steamed!!thanks for the idea:D

Sippity Sup said...

This is gorgeous! I wish I had the guts to attempt something this... maybe I do! GREG

Alisa - Frugal Foodie said...

Yum! So creative!

Elin Chia said...

Gert, this is indeed a simple and healthy are so creative :) and thanks for sharing....added to my dinner menu list. Your photo makes me salivate :p

Sonia ~ Nasi Lemak Lover said...

Ya, this dish is simple to prepare and healthy too.

pigpigscorner said...

Very simple and healthy! I always wonder what to do with nori apart from just making sushi rolls.

mycookinghut said...

I really love this kind of simple food.. steamed food is another plus! :)

Tricia said...

Great idea. Can't wait to try this! Thanks for sharing!

Health Freak Mommy said...

This looks good. I think my kids will love it. Since I have some minced pork meat and some prawns in the fridge, I shall try this! Thanks for sharing.

ICook4Fun said...

Lesley, this dish will be suitable for Mishu.

Sippity, this is real easy. Do give it a try.

Alisa, thank you.

Elin, thank you.

Sonia, yes it is.

Pigpig, now you know what to do with the extra nori sheets :)

Leemei, yes it is.

Tricia, you are welcome.

Health Freak Mommy, I am sure your girls will like this and you are welcome.

Little Inbox said...

I just love this type of food. Simple, healthy and flavorful.

petite nyonya said...

This looks delicious! Like dim sum! Btw, what ground meat did you use? Fish, chicken or pork?

ICook4Fun said...

Little Inbox, yes it is healthy.

Petite Nyonya, I used ground chicken.

Christelle said...

Oh wow, I love these!!!!!

ICook4Fun said...

Christelle, hope you try this out as it was pretty simple.