Crispy Scallops with Fresh Water Chestnuts

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8 Scallops; up to 12 (U 10)
1 bn Cilantro
1 Cucumber; thinly sliced
1/2 ga Vegetable oil; for frying
4 Thai chilies; up to 6
4 bn Scallions; cut on the bias
8 Water chestnuts; up to 12
2 c Shiitake mushrooms
1/4 c Red wine vinegar
1 bn Thai basil
Salt and pepper
1 c Cornstarch
1 tb Ginger; julienned
1/2 c Sugar

Original recipe makes 1



In a large wok heat oil to almost the smoking point. Season the scallops with salt and pepper and dredge in cornstarch. Add to the oil and fry until golden brown on both sides. Remove scallops and drain on paper towels. Next add the chiles, water chestnuts, scallions, and mushrooms. Cook until tender. Add the red wine vinegar, sugar and ginger. Stir to incorporate. Garnish with Thai basil, cilantro and cucumber slices seasoned with salt. Per serving: 2435 Calories (kcal); 5g Total Fat; (1% calories from fat); 62g Protein; 596g Carbohydrate; 26mg Cholesterol; 224mg Sodium Food Exchanges: 30 1/2 Grain(Starch); 2 Lean Meat; 2 1/2 Vegetable; 0 Fruit; 0 Fat; 7 Other Carbohydrates Recipe by: COOKING LIVE PRIMETIME SHOW #CP0054 Converted by MM_Buster v2.0n.

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