Hey there! I just came back from Taiwan few days ago. Get ready for some Taiwanese food reviews soon. Meanwhile here’s a really simple, quick and easy recipe for pea sprouts (which is also known as pea shoots or 豆苗 dòu miáo). I tried eating pea sprouts in raw form in my salad but sad to say I dislike the taste. The next best move is to lightly stir fry this beautiful vegetable… and I pair it with my favorite cincalok! Love the result and I’m happy to share the recipe with you.
Please note, this side dish is meant to be eaten with rice. And that’s why it’s quite salty if you just eat it like that. Or you can tune down the cincalok quantity. Anyway this side dish is a winner in my book. 🙂
Let me know if you like it. 😉
Stir Fried Pea Sprouts With Cincalok
100g pea sprouts, rinsed
2 teaspoons cincalok
1/2 teaspoon chili flakes
3 cloves garlic, chopped
1 teaspoon cooking oil
1. Add cooking oil in a non-stick pan or wok with medium heat.
2. Add garlic and cook until fragrant. Then add chili flakes and cincalok. Mix well.
3. Finally, add pea sprouts and stir fry for about 2 minutes or less. Dish up and serve with rice.