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No takeout Chinese crispy pork

  • Servings: 4-6
  • Time: 30mins
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No takeout required

Recipe by delish.com

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    pork, cut into 1/4 inch strips
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/3 cup
    cornstarch
  • 2
    garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tablespoon
    ground ginger
  • 3 tablespoons
    brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoon
    gluten free soy sauce
  • 1/2 pound
    snow peas, cut into diagonal slices
  • 1
    red bell pepper, diced
  • 3
    scallions, sliced
  • 1 tablespoon
    vegetable oil

Cooking Directions

  1. pat pork with a paper towel to remove moisture. In a medium bowl, add pork, season with salt, and mix with cornstarch until coated.
  2. In the bowl of a food processor, add garlic, ginger, brown sugar and soy sauce. Pulse until well blended and set aside.
  3. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, heat 1 teaspoon oil and cook snow peas and red pepper until tender, about 2 minutes. Remove and set aside on a plate.
  4. Return skillet to high heat and add 1 tablespoon oil. When oil is almost smoking, add the pork. Sauté until cooked through and pork is crispy, about 5 minutes. Reduce to medium heat, return vegetables and half the sauce. Stir quickly to coat the pork and vegetables in the glaze. (Watch carefully, as the sauce can burn due to the sugar.) If you want more sauce, add the balance. Garnish with chopped scallions and serve with steamed rice.

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