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Title: Mo-Mos and Khotes
Categories: Tibet, Lamb, Beef
Yield: 12 servings
2 c All-purpose flour
3/4 c Hot water
8 oz Lean ground lamb or beef
1/2 Onion, finely chopped
1 c Chopped raw kale
1/2 c Cilantro, chopped
1 tb Chopped fresh ginger
1 tb Sherry, vermouth or brandy
2 ts Flour
2 ts Soy sauce
1/2 ts Cayenne pepper or 1/2 ts Hot chili paste
2 tb Butter
1 Chopped onion
3 Cloves garlic, chopped
3 Jalapeno Peppers, Sliced
1 ts Cumin
1 1/2 ts Curry powder
1/2 ts Dry ground ginger
1/2 ts Tumeric
1 1/2 c Raw broccoli, chopped
1/2 Red bell pepper, chopped
1 1/2 c Mashed Baking Potatoes
1/4 c Chopped cilantro
2 tb Yogurt
Juice of 1/2 lime
Salt and Cayenne to taste
1 Bunch Kale to line steamer
Dough: 1. Pour hot water over flour; mix with fork.
When cool enough to handle, finish mixing with your
hands until dough holds together. Wrap in plastic and refrigerate until chilled through.
2. Work one piece of dough at a time; pinch off a
walnut-sized chunk, shape into a ball, knead several
times, then roll flat on a floured board. 3. Place
dough circle in the palm of your hand; in the middle
of the dough, place about 1 tbsp filling. Bring up
edges and seal at top with little gathers. Leave a
tiny hole at top for steam to escape during cooking.
4. Line steamer or bottom of skillet with kale leaves.
Top with a layer of dumplings and steam over boiling
15 to 20 minutes. If using a skillet use just
enough water to cushion the Mo-Mos; replenish water as
needed. Serve immediately, pairing Mo-Mos with soy
sauce, ginger, and vinegar. May also be served with
Mo-Mo Filling: Combine all ingredients.
Khote Filling: 1. Melt butter in skillet. Add onion
and garlic and cook over low heat until onion is limp.
Add chiles and spices and cook a minute or two longer.
2. Add broccoli and red bell pepper. Cook until they
are crisp-tender; then add mashed potatoes, cilantro,
yogurt, lime, and salt and cayenne to taste.
Dipping Sauce for Mo-Mos Yield: 3 Tbsp
1 Tbsp soy sauce
1 Tbsp vinegar
1 Tbsp chile oil
1/2 inch long
Combine all ingredients.
Achar: Yield: 1 cup
1/2 onion, chopped
2 cloves garlic, chopped
1 tsp Curry Powder
2 to 3 jalapenos,
2 to 3 tomatoes, chopped Salt Lime Juice
Saute onion and garlic in oil until onion is soft.
Add Curry Powder, tomatoes and chiles and simmer over
low heat until tomatoes are cooked through and mixture
has a saucelike consistency. Season with salt and lime to taste
Source: Hot & Spicy by Marlena Spieler, 1985, Jeremy
P. Tarcher Inc. Posted by Linda Davis --