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                          Jumbo Shrimp & Asparagus
 
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 Serving Size  : 6    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Seafood                          Vegetables
                 Quick
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
                         garnett pjxg05a
    2      bn            fresh asparagus -- cut into
    1      inch          lengths
    2      cups          water
    2      tablespoons   cooking oil
   24      large         shrimp; cleaned -- and
                         lenghtwise in half
    2      teaspoons     fresh ginger -- chopped
    2      tablespoons   soy sauce
    1      teaspoon      sugar
    1      teaspoon      sherry
      1/8  teaspoon      salt
 
 Add the asparagus pieces to the water. Bring to a boil and continue to cook
 for 3 minutes. Drain and save 2 Tbs. of the cooking liquid. Heat the cooking
 oil in a heavy skillet.  Add shrimp pieces and cook until the color
 changes..about 5 minutes. Add the asparagus, ginger, soy sauce, sugar, sherry
 and salt. Finally, stir in the 2 Tbs. asparagus water and continue to cook for
 5 minutes.
 
 
 
 
 
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