Deep Fried Pineapple Pizza Bao

Deep Fried Pineapple Pizza Bao

Deep Fried Pineapple Pizza Bao is a unique fusion dish that combines elements of Chinese baozi (steamed buns) with the flavors of pineapple pizza, all wrapped up in a crispy deep-fried shell. It's a playful twist on traditional Chinese baozi that incorporates Western pizza ingredients.

To make Deep Fried Pineapple Pizza Bao, the process typically involves the following steps:

  1. Dough preparation: Prepare a basic baozi dough using flour, yeast, water, and a pinch of salt. Knead the dough until it becomes smooth and elastic, then let it rest and rise until it doubles in size.
  2. Filling preparation: While the dough is rising, prepare the filling mixture. The filling typically consists of diced pineapple, cooked and seasoned ground meat (such as pork or chicken), mozzarella cheese, tomato sauce, and other pizza toppings like bell peppers, onions, or ham. You can customize the filling according to your preferences.
  3. Assembling the baozi: Once the dough has risen, divide it into small portions and roll each portion into a circular shape. Place a spoonful of the pizza filling mixture in the center of each dough circle.
  4. Folding and sealing: Gather the edges of the dough circle and pleat them together, sealing the filling inside. Make sure to pinch the top tightly to prevent any leakage during frying.
  5. Deep frying: Heat oil in a deep pan or fryer. Once the oil is hot, carefully place the assembled baozi into the oil and fry until they turn golden brown and crispy. Make sure to fry them in batches, not overcrowding the pan.
  6. Drain and serve: Once the Deep Fried Pineapple Pizza Bao are cooked, remove them from the oil and let them drain on a paper towel to remove excess oil. Serve them hot as a delicious and unique appetizer or snack.

Deep Fried Pineapple Pizza Bao combines the soft and fluffy texture of steamed buns with the crispy and savory flavors of deep-fried foods. The combination of the sweet and tangy pineapple, gooey cheese, and savory meat creates a flavorful and unexpected taste experience.

Please note that this fusion dish may not be a traditional or widely known recipe, but rather a creative combination of different culinary influences.

*Recipe on video and text may differ from each other!

How to cook Deep Fried Pineapple Pizza Bao:

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