Fried Bean Sprouts
|Bean sprouts||10 Tablespoon|
|Lean boiled ham||3 Tablespoon (Very Thin)|
|Fresh ginger slices||2 (Thin Slices)|
|Sliced onion||1 Small|
|Peanut oil||1 Tablespoon (1.5 Dessertspoons)|
|Monosodium glutamate||1 Pinch (Ve-Tsin)|
|Ginger sherry||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Sesame oil||1 Teaspoon|
|Chicken stock||1 Tablespoon|
Pick the bean sprouts over carefully, rinse and dry thoroughly.
Cut the ham, ginger and onions in thin strips and have them ready separately.
Heat 1 dessertspoon oil in a frying-pan and cook the onion pieces in it for 2 minutes, moving them about.
Add the ginger, cook for 1/2 minute, then add the bean sprouts and toss all about for 2 minutes.
Add the salt, sugar and Ve-Tsin and continue to turn the mixture over and over.
Finally, add the sherry, sesame oil and stock and heat through.
Turn all into a heated serving dish.
Wipe out the pan.
Heat the remaining oil in it then toss the thin strips of ham in it for 1/4 minute.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 417 Calories from Fat 216
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 24 g37.6%
Saturated Fat 4.8 g23.9%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 20.3 mg6.8%
Sodium 1117.1 mg46.5%
Total Carbohydrates 40 g13.4%
Dietary Fiber 6.6 g26.4%
Sugars 16.2 g
Protein 13 g27%
Vitamin A 0.7% Vitamin C 55.7%
Calcium 6.3% Iron 12.2%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet