Charlie Jen's Sweet Sour tomatoes and peppers

Charlie Jen's Sweet Sour Tomatoes And Peppers

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Lynnda Cloutier

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This recipe is from Charlie Jen, a talented Chinese architect and cook This is one of his best.

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Ingredients

  • 4
    ripe tomatoes
  • 4 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 4
    green bell peppers, cut in 1 inch squares
  • 1/2 c
    white vinegar
  • 1/4 c
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    cornstarch

How to Make Charlie Jen's Sweet Sour tomatoes and peppers

Step-by-Step

  1. Cut each tomato into 8 equal wedges and Place in serving bowl. Chill thoroughly.
  2. Heat oil in heavy iron skillet til oil smokes. Add peppers and stir rapidly til covered with gray spots. Pour vinegar and sugar over peppers and continue cooking a few seconds til sugar dissolves and bubbles. Stir in cornstarch as soon as liquid thickens, pour over cold tomatoes and over cold tomatoes and serve at once. Serves 4 to 6

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About Charlie Jen's Sweet Sour tomatoes and peppers

Course/Dish: Vegetables



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