Suan La Bai Cai (Hot and Sour Cabbage)
- Separate the cabbage leaves and cut them lengthwise. In a small bowl, combine the vinegar, soy sauce, sesame oil, sugar, and salt, then set aside.
- Heat up the vegetable oil in a wok or heavy skillet over high heat until it is very hot. Add the chilies, ginger, and szechuan peppercorns and stir-fry for 10 seconds. Add the bell pepper and stir-fry for 30 seconds.
- Add the cabbage and stir-fry for two minutes, or until all the leaves are wilted. Pour the vinegar mixture into the wok and let simmer for 1 minute, then serve.