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Healthier Mongolian Beef

Taking classic take-out dishes and figuring out a healthier way to make them at home.

mongolian beef

2 tbsp. low sodium soy sauce

1 tsp. cornstarch

1 teaspoon baking soda sprinkle on sliced beef before you cook it

1 tbsp. rice vinegar

1 tbsp. hoisin sauce

2 tsp. Asian garlic chili paste (like sambal oelek)

1 tsp. olive oil

1 tbsp. ginger, minced

4 garlic cloves, minced

2/3 lb. lean sirloin beef, thinly sliced across the grain

1 red and 1 green pepper sliced thin

2 cups broccoli 1 cups carrots

6 green onions, chopped

Stir together the soy sauce, sugar, cornstarch, rice vinegar, hoisin, and chili paste.

Heat the oil in a nonstick skillet over medium high heat. Add the veggies sauté 5 minutes now add ginger, garlic, and beef. Cook for 4-5 minutes until beef is browned. Add the green onions and cook for 30 seconds. Add the sauce and cook for 1-2 minutes, stirring constantly, until it thickens. Serve over rice