Chili-Scallion Oil

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Recipe by threeovens

The basic recipe produces a fiery oil and a tasty chili paste. Either is great for a stir fry, or added to soup, or just use it to liven up ordinary take-out. If you like, use the variations together or separately.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large pot, combine pepper flakes, garlic, scallions, ginger, and corn or peanut oil; heat, over medium low, until bubbly (225-250 degrees F); let simmer 15 minutes then allow to cool.
  2. Store in a tightly covered glass or plastic container at room temperature.
  3. If using any (or all) of the variations, add them before cooking.

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