In these days of hot weather and high humidity, we want quick meals, preferably ones with fresh, crisp vegetables — so stir-fry is ideal! Here is a look back at ten stir-fry recipes, all very good for weeknight dinners. Some have sweet, crisp snap peas; others call for silky tofu and spicy chili. Some include fried rice; others use noodles. We think you might find a good dinner recipe here for tonight or later this week.
• Lobster to Sweet & Sour: How To Make 6 Stir-Fry Sauces
- A very, very useful set of stir-fry sauce recipes.
• Curried Udon Noodle Stir-Fry
- We love stir-fried udon noodles!
• Watercress and Cabbage Stir-Fry
- A quick veggie-only stir-fry. Refreshing!
• Tofu Stir-Fry with Snow Peas and Mushrooms
- This is a wonderful quick spring recipe.
• Pork Stir-Fry with Asparagus and Sugar Snap Peas
- Also good for spring, with some tender pork thrown in.
• Spicy Broccoli Tofu Stir-Fry
- Spicy and savory with fermented black beans.
• Stir-Fried Egg and Tomato
- A quick weeknight comfort supper.
• Eric Gower's Barefoot Stir-fry
- A great recipe from Barefoot Chef Eric Gower.
• Quick and Easy Fried Rice
- A simple, satisfying fried rice.
• NaLee's Light Fried Rice
- Rice, ham, sesame seeds — delicious!
Stir-Fry Tips and Resources
• How to Season a Wok
• Quick Meal Technique: How to Stir Fry
• How to Make a Thick Stir Fry Sauce
• Quick Tip: Crispy Tofu Without the Fat
• What Beers and Wines Pair With Stir-Fry?
Do you have any quick, easy stir-fry recipes to recommend?
Related: 25 Vegetarian and Vegan Meals from 2009
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