Prawn Stir Fry With Crushed Cashew Nuts

Quick and easy stir fry, under 10 minutes prep + cooking

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Servings

0

Ingredients

Instructions

Step 1:

  • To prepare the crushed nuts beforehand:
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  • 1. Empty about a handful of cashew nuts and another handful of peanuts into a small bowl
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  • 2. Use the bottom of a drinking glass to push down on them and crush them
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  • 3. Put to one side
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  • to prepare the stir fry and noodles:
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  • 1. In each pan, heat up about 15 ml (a decent sized splash) of oil. Stir fry oil works best, but olive oil or sunflower oil would work too
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  • 2. Once the oil is hot, add the stir fry vegetables to pan number 1, and the noodles to pan number 2
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  • 3. After about a minute, add the prawns to the stir fry vegetables
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  • 4. Remember to constantly stir the ingredients in both pans to heat them thoroughly and to stop them sticking
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  • 5. Usually, the vegetables only need 3-4 minutes to heat up, but check the packaging to be sure. About one minute before they’re ready, add a couple of splashes of soy sauce (more or less, depending on your taste). The noodles normally take around the same amount of time.
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  • 5. Transfer the noodles into a bowl
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  • 6. Transfer the stir fry veggies and prawns onto a plate
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  • 7. Sprinkle the crushed nuts over the top
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  • pop any leftovers into a sealed plastic food container and put them in the fridge, and have it for lunch/dinner the next day.