Recipe Detail
Asparagus Cashew Stir-Fry
Description: Remove woody parts of asparagus stems, tender part cut into 3" lengths (3 cups) GARNISH: mandarin orange sections and toasted sesame seeds, optional Cook or reheat brown rice. In small bowl, combine soy sauce and cornstarch. Stir in remaining sauce ingredients; set aside. In a wok or large skillet, heat oil. Stir-fry asparagus, scallions, pepper, and garlic until vegetables are crisp/tender. Stir sauce mixture; pour it over the vegetables and stir until it is thickened and bubbly. Reduce heat; fold in cashews. Cover and cook 1 minute, until cashews are heated through. Broccoli florets may be substituted for asparagus; or add other veggies such as sliced mushrooms or thinly sliced carrots Prep Time = 20 min. Cook Time = 5 min. Served with a side dish: Salad
Makes 4 Serving(s)AmountUnitCaloriesFatCarbsProteinGrainsVegFruitsDairyProteinOilsBrain
Rice, brown, medium-grain, cooked4cup873.66.5183.418.127.5 [27.5]000003
Soy sauce made from soy and wheat (shoyu)3tbsp25.403.730000000
Cornstarch1/8cup61014.600000000
Water, municipal1 1/2cup (8 fl oz)00000000000
Spices, ginger, ground1tbsp17.40.23.70.50000000
Oil, sesame, salad or cooking1tsp39.84.5000000013
Spices, pepper, red or cayenne1/8tsp0.700.100000000
Spices, pepper, white1/8tsp0.900.200000000
Oil, vegetable safflower, salad or cooking, linole2tbsp240.427.200000006-1
Asparagus, raw15spear, medium (480.39.35.301.800002
Onions, spring or scallions (includes tops and bul4tbsp chopped7.701.80.400.200003
Peppers, sweet, red, raw1medium (approx 30.90.47.21.200.700000
Garlic, raw1clove4.5010.20000003
Nuts, cashew nuts, raw1oz156.812.48.65.20000103
Total for entire recipe (Micro Nutrients for entire recipe)1507.151.6233.533.927.5 [27.5]2.7001716
Total per serving376.812.958.48.56.9 [6.9]0.7000.21.816