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Easy Sweet & Sour Spareribs

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  Spareribs 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Soy sauce 3 Tablespoon
  Sherry 1 Tablespoon
  Minced garlic 1 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Cornstarch 1 Tablespoon
  Vinegar 1 Tablespoon

Have your meat man cut crosswise through the bones of the spareribs at about 1 1/2 inch intervals.
Cut bones apart.
Combine 3 tablespoons soy sauce, 1 tablespoon sherry, the garlic, and 1 teaspoon sugar; blend with meat.
Let stand at room temperature for at least 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Then blend in 1 tablespoon cornstarch.
Meanwhile, in a pan blend 2 tablespoons each sugar and soy sauce, 1 tablespoon sherry, the vinegar, and 1 teaspoon cornstarch.
Cook, stirring, until thickened, set aside.
Heat 2 or 3 inches of salad oil in a deep pan to 360°.
Drain marinade from spareribs and discard.
Add about 1/4 of the meat at a time to hot oil and cook 3 to 4 minutes or until very well browned; drain on paper towels.
Oil temperature should be at 360° before each addition of meat.
Drop cooked spareribs into the prepared sauce and mix well.
Chill, covered.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2068 Calories from Fat 1446

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 161 g247.5%

Saturated Fat 60.6 g303%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 528 mg176%

Sodium 3152.5 mg131.4%

Total Carbohydrates 26 g8.6%

Dietary Fiber 0.6 g2.4%

Sugars 5.8 g

Protein 117 g234.4%

Vitamin A 0.01% Vitamin C 2.6%

Calcium 25.9% Iron 39.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Easy Sweet & Sour Spareribs Recipe