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Shrimp, Vegetable and Cashew Stir-Fry Recipe

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Contributor:  
Westergren Family

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/4 c. cornstarch
2 egg whites
1/4 tsp. salt
1 lb. uncooked large shrimp, peeled, deveined
3 T. peanut oil
1 1/2 T. chopped garlic
1 1/2 T. chopped peeled fresh ginger
1 1/2 bunches broccoli, cut into florets
2 carrots, thinly sliced on diagonal
1/4 c. cashews
1/4 c. purchased teriyaki sauce
3 T. dry sherry
1/4 tsp. (or more) dried crushed red pepper
1 1/2 c. long-grain rice, cooked

Directions:
Directions:
Whisk cornstarch, egg whites and salt in large bowl until smooth. Add shrimp; toss to coat. Let shrimp stand at room temperature 20 minutes. Heat 2 T. oil in large wok or heavy large skillet over medium-high heat. Add shrimp, garlic and ginger and stir-fry until shrimp is cooked through, about 2 minutes. Using slotted spoon, transfer shrimp to plate. Add remaining 1 T. oil to wok. Add broccoli and carrots and stir-fry until vegetables are crisp-tender, about 4 minutes. Add cashews, teriyaki sauce, Sherry and 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper and cook 1 minute. Return shrimp to wok and stir-fry until coated with sauce and heated through, about 1 minute. Season with salt and additional crushed red pepper, if desired. Spoon shrimp and vegetable mixture onto platter. Spoon cooked rice around edge of platter and serve. Serves 4.

 

 

 

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