lean ground beef
bamboo shoots, sliced
Use 1 5 ounce can of water chestnuts that have been drained and sliced.
Drain the can of orange segments, but reserve the syrup for the recipe.
Cook and stir the meat, onion and garlic in a large skillet until the meat is brown.
Drain off the excess fat.
Mix the soy sauce, cornstarch and molasses and stir this mixture into the meat mixture.
Stir in the bouillon, water, pea pods, water chestnuts, drained, sliced bamboo shoots and reserved mandarin orange syrup and heat to boiling.
Reduce the heat and simmer, covered, for about 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Stir in the orange segments, recover and heat for about 2 minutes.
Serve over cooked rice with additional soy sauce.