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Stir-Fried Vegetables

Photo: Jason Wallis; Styling: Missie Neville Crawford

 

Yield Serves 4 (serving size: about 1/2 cup)
Stir-Fried Vegetables are a quick side dish to prepare and go well with your favorite Asian entrees.

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon dark sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced peeled fresh ginger
  • 5 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 cup sliced red bell pepper
  • 8 ounces sliced shiitake mushroom caps
  • 2 baby bok choy, sliced vertically
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon lower-sodium soy sauce

Nutrition Information

  • calories 71
  • fat 3.9 g
  • satfat 0.5 g
  • sodium 170 mg

How to Make It

  1. Place sesame oil, minced ginger, and minced garlic in a large skillet over medium-high heat; cook 2 minutes or until garlic just begins to brown. Add bell pepper and sliced shiitake mushroom caps; stir-fry 4 minutes. Add baby bok choy and water; cook 2 minutes or until bok choy is crisp-tender and water evaporates. Remove from heat; stir in soy sauce.

Cook's Notes

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