Shrimp (or Chicken) with Cashew Nuts

Recipe by Hey Jude
READY IN: 30mins
SERVES: 2-3
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Combine sauce ingredients and set aside.
  • Mix shrimp with cornstarch.
  • Heat oil*.
  • Deep-fry shrimp (or chicken) until color changes.
  • Drain.
  • Remove.
  • Deep-fry cashews in large strainer until light brown (about 30 seconds).
  • Drain, Remove.
  • Reheat 2 T.
  • oil in wok.
  • Fry chilies until dark brown.
  • Add scallion and garlic.
  • Stir-fry 30 seconds.
  • Add onion, stir-fry 1 minute.
  • Add green pepper, stir-fry 30 seconds more.
  • Remove chilies.
  • Pour in sauce, bring to a boil.
  • Add shrimp (or chicken) and nuts.
  • Mix until shrimp (or chicken) and nuts are glazed.
  • Removed to serving platter.
  • Serve over rice.
  • *You don't HAVE to deep-fry the shrimp and cashews, I usually stir-fry them in 1 T.
  • oil* I use peanut oil for this recipe.
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