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Bean Threads With Minced Pork

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  Bean threads/Chinese rice vermicelli 4 Ounce
  Dried mushrooms 3
  Hot chili pepper 1 Small (Red/Green)
  Green onions 3
  Minced ginger 2 Tablespoon
  Bean sauce 2 Tablespoon
  Chicken broth 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Soy sauce 1 Tablespoon
  Dry sherry 1 Tablespoon
  Vegetable oil 2 Tablespoon
  Ground pork 6 Ounce
  Cilantro sprigs 2 (Chinese Parsley, For Garnish)

Place bean threads and dried mushrooms in separate bowls.
Cover each with hot water.
Let stand 30 minutes; drain.
Cut bean threads into 4-inch pieces.
Squeeze out excess water from mushrooms.
Cut off and discard stems; cut caps into thin slices.2.
Cut chili pepper in half and scrape out seeds.
Finely mince chili pepper.
Thinly slice 2 of the green onions.
Cut remaining onion into 1 1/2-inch slivers and reserve for garnish.
Combine ginger and hot bean sauce in small bowl.
Combine chicken broth, soy sauce and sherry in medium bowl.
Heat oil in wok or large skillet over high heat.
Add pork and stir-fry until meat is no longer pink, about 2 minutes.
Add chili pepper, sliced onions and ginger-bean sauce mixture.
Stir-fry until meat absorbs color from bean sauce, about 1 minute.
Add chicken broth mixture, bean threads and mushrooms.
Simmer, uncovered, until most: of the liquid is absorbed, about 5 minutes.
Garnish with onion slivers and cilantro sprigs.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish
Stir Fried

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1238 Calories from Fat 609

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 68 g105.1%

Saturated Fat 17.4 g86.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 122.5 mg40.8%

Sodium 3720.2 mg155%

Total Carbohydrates 120 g40%

Dietary Fiber 5.3 g21.1%

Sugars 7.4 g

Protein 36 g71.1%

Vitamin A 35.6% Vitamin C 54.5%

Calcium 5.8% Iron 16.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Bean Threads With Minced Pork Recipe