This spicy and delicious stir-fry makes a terrific meal and is fast to prepare. Serve it up at your next dinner party. Serves 4-6.
1 pack Butcher and the Boar Smoked Hot Links, cut into coins
1 T sesame oil
1 T olive oil
Broccoli, stem-on cut into florets, 5-6 cups
Mushrooms, sliced, 2 cups
1 T ginger, chopped
3 cloves garlic, chopped
Cilantro or basil, ½;; bunch or more
Cashews, sesame seeds or peanuts, toasted, ½;; cup, optional.
Rice, noodles or baked potatoes.
INGREDIENTS STIR-FRY SAUCE
3 T Corn starch
2 cups chicken stock
¼; cup + 2 T cup soy sauce
2 T vinegar, rice wine preferably
4 t sugar
DIRECTIONS STIR-FRY SAUCE
Mix stir-fry ingredients together in a bowl until smooth.
Add Cilantro or basil, ½;; bunch or more, your choice based on preference.
Add Cashews, sesame seeds or peanuts, toasted, ½;; cup, optional.
Heat a pan over high heat. When the pan is smoking hot add the oil and the sliced Butcher and the Boar Smoked Hot Links. Stir-fry for 3-4 minutes or until the Hot Links start to caramelize.
Add the broccoli and mushrooms and continue to cook over high heat for 2-3 minutes, stirring frequently.
Add the garlic and the ginger and stir-fry for 1 minute.
Add the stir-fry sauce and cook for 2-3 minutes more or until the sauce is thickened and coats the vegetables. If the sauce gets to thick add more liquid to get a nice coating consistency.
Top with herbs and/or the nuts.
Serve over rice, noodles or baked potatoes.