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Empress Beef


Ingredients;

  • 3 tbsp oil
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • ½ lb steak, thinly sliced
  • 1 onion, sliced
  • 1 cup celery, chopped
  • 1 pkg frozen pea pods w/ water chestnuts
  • 3oz can mushrooms, drained
  • 1 tbsp corn starch
  • ½ tbsp sugar
  • 5 tbsp soy sauce
  • ½ cup water

Instructions:

Heat oil. Salt and brown beef. Add peas, onion, celery, and mushrooms. Continue cooking over high heat for 3 minutes. Cover, lower heat, and simmer for 3 more minutes. Mix cornstarch, sugar, soy sauce, and water. Cook until thick.