Ginger Shrimp With Snow Peas

Categories: Chinese, Seafood
Yield: 4 servings

2 tb Peanut oil
1/4 ts Sesame oil
3/4 lb Medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 Clove garlic, crushed
1 1/2 c Fresh or frozen snow peas (about 1/4 Lb)
8 oz Sliced water chestnuts (1 can)
1/2 c Chicken broth
2 tb Soy sauce
1 tb Cornstarch
1 tb Cold water
1 tb Fresh ginger, grated
Chow Mein Noodles or Freshly Cooked Rice

Heat the oils in a wok or heavy skillet until hot but not smoking. Add shrimp and stir-fry for 2 minutes. Transfer to plate and set aside. Add garlic to wok; stir for 15 to 20 seconds. Add snow peas, water chestnuts, broth and soy sauce; stir-fry for 2 minutes. Combine the cornstarch and water in small cup; blend until smooth. Add to wok. Return shrimp to wok with ginger and stir until sauce thickens and mixture is heated through. Serve immediately over chow mein noodles or rice.

From SOAR (Searchable Online Archive of Recipes)