Mary Higginbotham, from the UK Cooperative Extension Office, is back for another edition of What's Cookin'? guest and, this week, she's serving up a delicious Kentucky Proud recipe for Asparagus Tomato Stir-Fry!  Check it out and Plate It Up!
Photo by Mary Higginbotham

 

ASPARAGUS TOMATO STIR-FRY

3/4 pound fresh asparagus
1/4 chicken or vegetable broth
1 tablespoon lite soy sauce
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
1 clove garlic, minced
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1 teaspoon cornstarch
4 green onions
2 Roma tomatoes
1 1/2 cup fresh mushrooms
1 tablespoon olive oil

Directions:

Trim asparagus and cut into 1-inch pieces.

Combine broth, soy sauce, ginger, garlic, pepper and cornstarch in a small bowl to make sauce.

Chop green onions and tomatoes into 1/2 inch pieces.  Slice mushrooms.

Pour oil into a wok or large skillet and preheat over medium-high heat. Add asparagus and green onions; stir-fry 4 minutes.  Add mushrooms; stir-fry 1 additional minute or until asparagus is tender-crisp.

Push vegetables to the outer sides of the wok.  Add sauce in center, cook until thick and bubbly.  Add tomatoes. Stir well and heat through.

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