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Continued: Recipe: Spicy long beans

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• 1/4 c. water

• 2 tbsp. soy sauce

• 1 tsp. cracked black pepper


Heat the oil in a large skillet. Add the onion and cook over moderately high heat, until lightly browned. Add the long beans and red pepper and stir-fry until the beans are slightly softened and browned in spots, 5 minutes. Stir in the sugar. Add the water, cover and cook over moderately low heat until it has evaporated and the beans are tender, 5 minutes. Add the soy sauce and pepper, and cook for 1 minute. Transfer to a platter and serve.

Nutrition information per serving:

Calories 81 Fat 4 g Sodium 460 mg

Carbohydrates 11 g Saturated fat 1 g Calcium 50 mg

Protein 3 g Cholesterol 0 mg Dietary fiber 4 g

Diabetic exchanges per serving: 2 vegetable, 1 fat.

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