25 Delicious Dumpling Recipes From Around the World

Take a Trip Around the World With These Dumplings

Wor Tip Dumplings

The Spruce Eats / Abbey Littlejohn

Dumplings are the ultimate comfort food, and a great way to take a trip around the culinary world without ever leaving your kitchen table. Nearly every cuisine features some form of dumpling, and we're fans of them all—Polish pierogi, Chinese dim sum, Caribbean cornmeal dumplings, and even Jewish matzo balls (yes, those are dumplings, too).

Whether steamed, boiled, or fried, savory or sweet, doughy, or light as air, served in a soup or eaten with a sauce, there is something to love about every type of dumpling. We've collected our favorite recipes from around the globe in this food enthusiast's guide to dumplings.