Suan Rong Bo Cai (Chinese Garlic-Fried Spinach)

This simple vegetable dish is available in restaurants and homes across China. In spice-loving regions of China, several dried red chili pods are added with the garlic.

Ready In:
20mins
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ingredients

  • 500 g spinach
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic (to taste)
  • 14 teaspoon salt (to taste)
  • 14 teaspoon msg (to taste)
  • 4 tablespoons vegetable oil (to taste)
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil (to taste)

directions

  • Wash spinach and chop into 5-cm segments.
  • In wok, bring some water to a boil. Add spinach, blanch briefly, remove, and drain.
  • Empty water from wok, heat to dry, add oil and swirl to heat well. Add garlic and toss just a moment until fragrant but not burned. Add spinach, salt, and MSG, tossing after each addition.
  • Turn off heat, drizzle with sesame oil, transfer to platter, and serve as part of a Chinese meal. (For a Chinese meal, serve rice, a soup, and one dish per person, selecting a balanced variety of dishes.).
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"This simple vegetable dish is available in restaurants and homes across China. In spice-loving regions of China, several dried red chili pods are added with the garlic."
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  1. Kate S.
    This simple vegetable dish is available in restaurants and homes across China. In spice-loving regions of China, several dried red chili pods are added with the garlic.
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