Potstickers (Qingdao guotie) is a popular cuisine in Qingdao. It has a history of more than 40 years. There are many kinds of stuffing, such as vegetables, pork, mutton, beef, gala and shrimp. Guotie is similar to Chinese dumplings, but are usually longer in size, crisp on the outside and delicious inside.
Qingdao guotie has been recognized as a "Famous Cuisine in China," "One of the 10 Famous Cuisines in Qingdao," and a "Featured Cuisine in Qingdao."