Szechwan Eggplant (Aubergine) and Tofu

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“This is wonderful served with rice. Put your rice on to cook 30 to 40 mins. before beginning stir fry.”
READY IN:
35mins
SERVES:
4
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine soy sauce, sherry, sugar and vinegar in a measuring cup.
  2. Add water to make 1 cup.
  3. Put cornstarch in a small bowl, pour in liquid, and whisk till dissolved.
  4. Set aside.
  5. Heat large wok (or frying pan) over high flame.
  6. Add oil and onion, stir fry 1 minute.
  7. Add eggplant and salt, stir fry 8 to 10 minutes.
  8. ,till eggplant is soft.
  9. Add garlic, ginger, pepper, and cayenne.
  10. Cook a few minutes more.
  11. Add tofu and scallion bottoms.
  12. Stir the bowl of liquid (step 1) from the bottom, using the whisk, and add to the wok.
  13. Mix well, and stir fry another few minutes, until sauce is thick.
  14. Remove from heat, serve over rice, topped with minced scallion greens and fresh cilantro.
  15. Enjoy!

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