Chinese Sweet and Sour Vegetables

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

We had this tonight and it was just wonderful so I thought I would share. The sauce is just thick enough to stick to the vegetable perfectly.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Add 1/2 cup water to large skillet with a tight-fitting lid and bring to a boil over high heat.
  2. Add carrots, cover and steam for 4 minutes.
  3. Remove lid and add an additional 1/4 cup water and bring to a boil.
  4. Add broccoli and red peppers.
  5. Reduce heat to medium.
  6. Cover and steam another 4 minutes or until vegetables are crisp-tender.
  7. Meanwhile, combine cornstarch and sugar in small bowl.
  8. Blend in pineapple juice, soy sauce and vinegar until smooth.
  9. Transfer vegetables to colander and drain.
  10. Stir pineapple mixture and add to skillet.
  11. Cook and stir 2 minutes or until sauce boils and thickens.
  12. Stir in sesame oil.
  13. Return vegetables to skillet along with the green onions and toss with sauce.


Most Helpful

I made just the sauce and had it over noodles, broccoli and pineapple. It was pretty tasty. I will definitely make this again.

amydietrichmark March 06, 2010

This was good and easy to make.

BLUE ROSE July 05, 2008

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