Chef John

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30+ years of experience in the culinary industry

Broccoli Shrimp With XO Sauce

This is an easy home-cooked stir-fry recipe that anyone can make. With a delicious sauce, tender shrimp, and refreshing broccoli, the dish is a medley of delectable yet healthy ingredients.

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CUISINES: Chinese
LEVEL: EASY
TIME: 25 min
SERVING: 2 People
INGREDIENTS:
  • 7 oz Broccoli
  • 1 tbsp Cooking Oil
  • 1 tbsp Mashed Garlic
  • 9 oz Peeled Shrimp
  • 5 oz Squid
  • ½ tbsp Oyster Sauce
  • ½ tbsp Soy Sauce
  • ½ tsp Sugar
  • 1 tsp White Vinegar
  • 2 tbsp Water
  • ¼ cup Carrot, Sliced
  • 2 tbsp Xo Sauce
  • 2 tbsp Slurry( 1 Tbsp of Cornstarch and 2 Tbsp of Water. )
LET'S START
Step 1
Step 1
Step 1
Blanch the broccoli in boiling water.
Step 2
Step 2
Step 2
Remove it and let it cool in ice water, then dry it for use.
Step 3
Step 3
Step 3
Put oil in a pot over medium heat to stir-fry the garlic and shrimp.
Step 4
Step 4
Step 4
Add squid rolls, Shaoxing cooking wine, oyster sauce, soy sauce, sugar, white vinegar, water, carrot slices, broccoli, XO sauce and slurry (for thickening).
Step 5
Step 5
Step 5
Stir-fry evenly to complete.
Step 6
Step 6
Step 6
Enjoy!
Features:
Features:
Features:
Home cooking, simple and easy to make, shrimp is fresh and tender, sauce is delicious.