Asparagus Cashew Stir-Fry

Recipe by Julesong

Asparagus is one of my favorite veggies!

Top Review by yellowDough

Nice, delicious, and simple to make. Optional - add Chinese mushrooms (xiang gu) to stir - fry with asparagus.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook or reheat brown rice according to package directions.
  2. In small bowl, combine soy sauce and cornstarch. Stir in remaining sauce ingredients; set aside.
  3. Heat a wok or large heavy skillet over high temperature; when very hot, add the oil ("Hot wok, cold oil, food won't stick!").
  4. Add the asparagus, scallions, pepper, and garlic and stirfy until vegetables are crisp-tender.
  5. Stir the sauce mixture again, then pour it over the vegetables and stir until it is thickened and bubbly.
  6. Reduce heat; add cashews and stir.
  7. Cover and cook 1 minute, until cashews are heated through.
  8. Garnish with mandarin orange sections and/or toasted sesame seeds, and serve over cooked rice.
  9. Note: 3-4 cups broccoli florets may be substituted for asparagus, if desired.

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