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Soy Braised Onions With Daikon & Carrot

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  Small white onions 1 Pound (1 1/2 Inch Diameter)
  Salad oil 3 Tablespoon
  Soy sauce 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  White distilled vinegar 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Minced fresh ginger 1 Teaspoon
  Daikon 6 , peeled, ends trimmed (6 Inches Long And 1 1/2 Inches Thick)
  Carrots 2 Medium, peeled, ends trimmed
  Finely chopped parsley 2 Teaspoon

Peel onions and arrange in a single layer in a 10- to 12-inch frying pan.
Add oil and cook over medium heat, uncovered, until lightly browned, about 10 minutes; shake pan to turn onions.
Add soy, sugar, vinegar, and ginger; bring to a boil.
Then reduce heat, cover, and simmer small onions for 10 minutes, larger onions for 15 minutes.
Uncover and continue to cook until sauce is reduced by about a quarter and onions are tender but still slightly crisp when pierced, about 5 more minutes.
Set onions aside and let cool (or let stand, covered, for up to 24 hours).
Using a knife or an Oriental shredder, cut daikon and carrots into long, very thin slivers; to use shredder, draw vegetables their full length across the fine shredding blade. (At this point, you may cover daikon and carrots and refrigerate for up to 24 hours.)

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1485 Calories from Fat 422

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 48 g73.8%

Saturated Fat 3 g14.8%

Trans Fat 0.8 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 7724.5 mg321.9%

Total Carbohydrates 248 g82.8%

Dietary Fiber 45 g180.1%

Sugars 178 g

Protein 27 g53.4%

Vitamin A 424.6% Vitamin C 834%

Calcium 74.2% Iron 70%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Soy Braised Onions With Daikon & Carrot Recipe