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Stirfried morning glory

Method

  • To make the sauce, whisk together the oyster sauce, yellow bean sauce, fish sauce, sugar and cold water. Set aside.
  • Heat the oil in a wok (or large non-stick pan) and stirfry the garlic until lightly coloured.
  • Add the morning glory and toss until wilted.
  • Pour in the sauce, with a little more oil if needed, and stirfry for about 1 min.
  • Then toss in the chilli and briefly cook to heat through.
  • Serve as an accompaniment to a simple fish or meat dish.
  • nb. Snowpea shoots can be used instead of the morning glory.

Ingredients

  • 1½ tbsp oyster sauce
  • 1 tbsp yellow bean sauce (Tao Jian)
  • 1 tspn Asian fish sauce
  • ½ tspn shaved palm sugar (or soft brown sugar)
  • ¼ cup cold water
  • about 1 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 2 garlic cloves, finely sliced
  • 400 gm morning glory (also known as water spinach, Ong Choy & Phak Bung), cut into pieces & separated into stalks & leaves
  • 1 long red chilli, seeded & finely sliced

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