szechuan pork

★★★★★ 2 Reviews
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By Fran Say
from Sunnyvale, CA

Spicy and full of flavor! If you love spicy pork you'll love this dish!

★★★★★ 2 Reviews
serves 4-6

Ingredients For szechuan pork

  • PORK MARINADE:
  • 2 lb
    boneless pork, sliced into thin strips
  • 3 Tbsp
    soy sauce
  • 1 Tbsp
    cornstarch
  • STIR-FRY INGREDIENTS:
  • 2 Tbsp
    peanut oil
  • 1/2 c
    roasted peanuts
  • 6-8
    dried red chili peppers, coarsely chopped
  • 3 clove
    garlic, finely minced
  • 1/2 tsp
    fresh ginger, minced
  • 1/2 c
    chicken broth
  • 2 Tbsp
    rice wine vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp
    shaoxing rice wine
  • 1 tsp
    sugar
  • 1-2
    green onions, cut in 1-inch pieces
  • THICKENER:
  • 1 Tbsp
    cornstarch
  • 2 Tbsp
    water
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How To Make szechuan pork

  • 1
    MARINATE PORK: Combine 3 tablespoons soy sauce and 1 tablespoon cornstarch with the pork and mix well. Let marinate for 30 minutes.
  • 2
    STIR-FRY: Heat a little bit of oil to a wok heated on medium-high heat. Stir-fry peanuts and red chili peppers for 2 minutes and remove from wok. Set aside.
  • 3
    Add the remaining oil, then add the garlic, pork and ginger. Stir-fry for 30 seconds, then add broth, vinegar, 2 tablespoons soy sauce, wine, and sugar. Cover and simmer 3 minutes. Stir again.
  • 4
    In a small bowl, combine 1 tbsp cornstarch and 2 water until dissolved. Add to liquids, then add peanuts & red chili, and stir all ingredients together for another 6-8 minutes or until done. Add green onions at the end, stir-fry another 30 seconds; remove from heat and serve.

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