2 lbs. pork spare ribs – cut in half
1/4 cup soy sauce
1/4 cup hoisin sauce
2 Tbls. honey
2 Tbls. sake OR dry sherry
1 clove garlic – crushed
Combine all ingredients, except ribs, and spoon over ribs placed in a shallow glass dish; cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours.
Remove ribs from marinade, reserving marinade.
Arrange ribs, meaty side up in a single layer, on a rack, in a broiler pan.
Brush with reserved marinade.
Cover and bake in a 325 degree oven for 1 hour.
Brush ribs with marinade and bake, uncovered, brushing occasionally with marinade, for an additional 45 minutes.
1 lb ground beef
1 1/2 cups chopped onions
2 teaspoons minced garlic
1 1/2 teaspoons minced fresh ginger
1/2-1 1/2 teaspoon dry crushed red pepper ( start off with just a little and work your way up)
2 tablespoons sesame oil
2 tablespoons cornstarch
3/4 cup beef broth
1/3 cup hoisin sauce
2 tablespoons soy sauce
2 tablespoons oyster sauce (optional)
8 ounces vermicelli, cooked
1/2 cup sliced green onion
Brown ground beef in a large skillet, stirring until it crumbles; drain and keep warm.
Pour sesame oil in pan and heat till hot. Saute onion and next 4 ingredients in hot sesame oil until tender.
Combine cornstarch and beef broth, whisking until smooth.
Stir broth mixture, hoisin sauce, and soy sauce into onion mixture.
Bring to a boil, stirring constantly; boil, stirring constantly, 1 minute.
Stir in ground beef.
Toss with hot cooked pasta, and sprinkle with sliced green onions.
1/2 cup chicken or vegetable broth
4 teaspoons soy sauce
1 tablespoon hoisin sauce
2 teaspoons sesame oil
2 teaspoons cornstarch
2 teaspoons olive oil
4-5 cups broccoli florets (2-3 stalks)
2 cloves garlic, minced
In a small bowl, whisk together the broth, soy sauce, hoisin sauce, sesame oil and cornstarch until combined.
In a large nonstick skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the broccoli and stir fry for 4-5 minutes until it is bright green and tender crisp. If you like it more well cooked, continue cooking for a couple more minutes. Add the garlic and continue stir frying for another minute or so. Pour the sauce over top of the broccoli and stir well to coat the broccoli with the sauce. Simmer for a minute or two until the sauce is heated through. Serve immediately.
12″ un-cooked pizza crust
2/3 cup creamy peanut butter
3 Tbls. hoisin sauce
2 Tbls. rice vinegar
1 Tbls. sesame oil
1/2 lb. salad shrimp
1/4 cup minced green onion
6 oz. shredded Monterey jack cheese
1 cup bean sprouts
crushed dried hot chilies – to taste
Place crust on a greased pizza pan or an ungreased pizza stone.
Mix peanut butter, hoisin sauce, rice vinegar, and sesame oil together.
Spread sauce evenly over crust.
Top with shrimp and onions, then cheese.
Bake in a 450 degree oven until cheese begins to brown, 12-15 minutes.
Remove from oven, top with bean sprouts and pepper flakes, slice and serve.