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Stir-Fried Asparagus With Almonds And Sesame Seeds

Courses: Side dish, Vegetarian
Serves: 6 people

Recipe Ingredients

2 lbs 908g / 32ozAsparagus - tough ends trimmed
2 tablespoons 30mlMinced garlic
2 tablespoons 30mlMinced ginger
1 tablespoon 15mlSafflower oil
4 teaspoons 20mlUnbleached cane sugar
1/3 cup 30g / 1.1ozSliced almonds - toasted
3 tablespoons 45mlSesame seeds
1 tablespoon 15mlToasted sesame oil
  Sea salt - to taste
  Freshly-ground black pepper - to taste

Recipe Instructions

Slice the asparagus spears diagonally into 1-inch pieces and set aside.

In a wok or large non-stick skillet, saute the garlic and ginger in the safflower oil for 1 minute or until fragrant. Add the asparagus and stir-fry for 3 to 4 minutes or until crisp tender.

Add the remaining ingredients, season to taste with salt and pepper, and stir-fry an additional 1 minute.

Serve as a side dish or toss with cooked pasta, rice, or other grains.

This recipe yields 6 servings.

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