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Sweet And Sour Pork

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Ingredients
  Peanut oil 2 Tablespoon
  Boneless pork shoulder 1 1⁄4 Pound, cut into 1-inch cubes to make about 2 1/2 cups
  Garlic salt 1 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Water 1 3⁄4 Cup (28 tbs)
  Green peppers 2 Medium, cut into 1 inch pieces
  Raisins 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Vinegar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Cornstarch 2 Tablespoon
  Soy sauce 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Hot cooked rice 3 Cup (48 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1) In a small bowl, dissolve cornstarch in soy sauce. Set it aside.

MAKING
2) Preheat a wok and pour oil around the top to coat the sides evenly.
3) Heat the wok over medium high heat at 325° for couple of minutes.
4) Add pork to stir-fry for 5 to 6 minutes.
5) Season the pork with garlic salt and pepper. Pour in water.
6) Reduce heat to low at 225°. Cover the wok with a lid and allow simmering for 25 minutes or so, until the pork becomes very tender.
7) Add green pepper and cook for 4 minutes without putting the lid.
8) Add raisins, sugar and vinegar.
9) Add the cornstarch mixture to the wok.
10) Cook for few more minutes until the sauce becomes thick and foamy.

SERVING
11) Serve hot with freshly cooked rice.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Chinese
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Curry
Ingredient: 
Pork
Interest: 
Party, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes
Servings: 
8

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