Hot 'n Sweet Broccoli and Asparagus

Hot 'n Sweet Broccoli and Asparagus

YIELD: Makes 4 servings

INGREDIENTS

1/4 cup

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honey

2 T

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soy sauce

1 tsp.

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ground ginger

1/2 to 1 tsp.

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crushed red pepper

1 lb.

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broccoli

,

trimmed

1/2 lb.

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asparagus

,

trimmed

2 T

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olive or vegetable oil

DIRECTIONS

Combine honey, soy sauce, ginger and red pepper.

Cut up broccoli and slice stem.

Diagonally slice asparagus.

Heat oil in large skillet; add broccoli and asparagus and stir-fry over medium-high heat for 3 minutes. Add 1/2 cup water to pan; cover and steam vegetables for 2 minutes or until tender-crisp. Drain water from pan.

Add honey mixture and cook uncovered until glaze is slightly thickened, about 2 minutes.