Stir Fried Pork With Scallions Recipe

Summary

Preparation Time1 Hr 0 MinCooking Time15 Min
Ready In1 Hr 15 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthyServings4
CuisineCourse
MethodMain Ingredient
Interest Group

Ingredients

 Boneless pork loin1 Pound
 Beef stock1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Reduced sodium soy sauce2 Tablespoon
 Rice vinegar/Dry sherry1 Tablespoon
 Cornstarch2 1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Hot red pepper flakes1⁄8 Teaspoon
 Pepper1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Canola oil2 Teaspoon
 Thinly sliced ginger2 Tablespoon (Fresh)
 Scallions12 Ounce, trimmed and diagonally cut into 1-inch pieces
 Scallions12 Ounce, trimmed and diagonally cut into 1 inch pieces

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 272 Calories from Fat 89

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 10 g15.3%

Saturated Fat 2.4 g12.1%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 89.6 mg

Sodium 380.8 mg15.9%

Total Carbohydrates 12 g3.8%

Dietary Fiber 2.5 g10%

Sugars 2.4 g

Protein 34 g67.2%

Vitamin A 17.1% Vitamin C 27.5%

Calcium 7.3% Iron 12.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

GETTING READY
1. Use a meat knife or kitchen scissors to cut off all the fat from the pork.
2. Slice the meat across the grain, paper thin, by holding the knife at 45° angle.
3. In a large dish combine beef stock, soy sauce, vinegar, cornstarch, pepper flakes, and pepper and stir to blend.
4. To this marinade add the thin pork slices and using your hand, toss them so that they are well coated with the marinade.
5. Cover the dish with cling film and refrigerate to marinate for a minimum of 1 hour, tossing the meat to keep it coated with the marinade.
6. Remove the meat from the refrigerator to bring it at room temperature.

MAKING
7. Drain the meat, reserving the marinade in the dish.
8. In a large work or deep skillet, heat the oil until it sizzles when a pepper corn is dropped into it.
9. Add the ginger and scallions and stir fry, stirring constantly with a wooden spatula or stirrer, 1 to 2 minutes or until lightly browned and fragrant.
10. Add the drained meat slices and stir fry for 5-6 minutes until well browned and tender.
11. Add the reserve marinade and simmer for 3 to 4 minutes, stirring constantly, until thickened and well heated.
12. Dish out immediately.

SERVING
13. Serve the stir fried meat and sauce with steamed rice or noodles.
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