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Bamboo Shoot and Beansprout Salad   Veg   CD  ACC  20mins plus chilling



Serves 4    Cold  Vegetarian  Vegetables  Alcohol  Salads  Accompaniments   Gluten Wheat Dairy Free  Eggless 



300g/11oz tinned Bamboo Shoots, drained

225g/8oz Fresh Bean Sprouts, washed

4 tbsp Wine Vinegar

2 tbsp Sugar

2 tbsp Dry Sherry


Cayenne Pepper




1. Cut the bamboo shoots into strips and place in a salad bowl together with the beansprouts. Mix well.


2. In a small pan, heat the vinegar, sugar, sherry and salt until the sugar dissolves. Remove from the heat, stir in a pinch of cayenne then pour over the salad and toss well.


3. Chill for 30 minutes before serving.





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Key techniques

Chop to To cut into pieces of approximately the same size.

Blend -  To mix together ingredients, usually of different consistencies, to a smooth and even texture, utilising a utensil such as a wooden spoon or blender.

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Chill until ready to serve


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Wooden or Plastic Spoon


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