Very good recipe. Had trouble with the asparagus overcooking; next time I will cook the asparagus and red pepper and remove them before cooking the sauce. I'll add them back with the meat. Delicious!
Steak and Asparagus Stir-Fry
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- Calories: 228
- Fat: 12.2g
- Saturated fat: 3g
- Monounsaturated fat: 6.2g
- Polyunsaturated fat: 2g
- Protein: 21g
- Carbohydrate: 9g
- Fiber: 3g
- Cholesterol: 55mg
- Iron: 4mg
- Sodium: 444mg
- Calcium: 59mg
- 1/4 cup unsalted chicken stock (such as Swanson)
- 1 1/2 tablespoons oyster sauce
- 1 1/2 tablespoons lower-sodium soy sauce
- 2 teaspoons grated peeled fresh ginger
- 2 teaspoons minced garlic
- 1 teaspoon cornstarch
- 5 teaspoons canola oil, divided
- 12 ounces boneless sirloin steak, cut into 1/4-inch strips
- 12 ounces medium asparagus, trimmed and cut into 2-inch pieces
- 1 medium red bell pepper, cut into strips
- 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper
- 3 green onions, chopped
- 1. Combine first 6 ingredients in a small bowl, stirring well with a whisk.
- 2. Heat a large skillet over high heat. Add 1 tablespoon oil to pan; swirl to coat. Add beef; stir-fry until browned but not cooked through (about 1 1/2 minutes). Place beef on a plate; discard liquid in pan.
- 3. Return pan to high heat. Add remaining 2 teaspoons oil; swirl to coat. Add asparagus and bell pepper; stir-fry 2 minutes. Add crushed red pepper and green onions; stir-fry 30 seconds. Reduce heat to medium-high. Add stock mixture; cook 3 minutes or until sauce is slightly thickened. Return beef and any juices to pan, and cook for 1 minute.
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