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Simple Sweet-And-Sour Sauce

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This simple sweet and sour sauce is a cooked sauce prepared with spices along with lemon juice to taste. flavored with added garlic and soy sauce, the sweet and sour sauce can be served as a dipping sauce for tempuras or grilled veggies.
  Lemon juice 5 Teaspoon
  Water 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Soy sauce 1 Teaspoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), cut into pieces
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Pimento 1 Teaspoon, chopped
  Chinese spice 1⁄2 Teaspoon (Gifford's)
  Dessert spice 1⁄4 Teaspoon (Gifford's)

1. Combine all ingredients and cook for 10 minutes, uncovered.
2. Discard garlic. Store in refrigerator until served.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 45 Calories from Fat 2

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.42 g0.65%

Saturated Fat 0.29 g1.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0.13 mg0.04%

Sodium 285.9 mg11.9%

Total Carbohydrates 11 g3.6%

Dietary Fiber 0.62 g2.5%

Sugars 6.1 g

Protein 0.95 g1.9%

Vitamin A 2.9% Vitamin C 29.3%

Calcium 2.4% Iron 2.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Simple Sweet-And-Sour Sauce Recipe