Pork and Pepper Stir-Fry

Kitchen Tested
  • Yield 8 servings

If you enjoy Chinese food, put this stir-fry on your list.

Serve with hot cooked rice.


2 pounds pork tenderloin, cut in slices
3/4 cup plum jam
3 tablespoons reduced-sodium soy sauce
2 teaspoons lemon juice
1 tablespoon prepared horseradish
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
1 1/2 teaspoons ground ginger
1 red pepper, seeded and thinly sliced
1 yellow bell pepper, seeded and thinly sliced
1 green bell pepper, seeded and thinly sliced
4 green onions, sliced
1 (8-ounce) can sliced water chestnut, drained


  1. Trim pork and cut into bite-size strips about 1/2 inch thick; set aside.
  2. To make the sauce, in a small bowl, stir together jam, soy sauce, lemon juice, horseradish, cornstarch, red pepper flakes and ginger; set aside.
  3. In a skillet coated with nonstick cooking spray, saute peppers and green onions over medium heat until crisp-tender, about 4 mintues.  Remove vegetables. Add pork to the skillet and stir-fry 2 to 3 minutes, until no longer pink. Stir sauce and add to the skillet. Cook and stir until bubbly. Add water chestnuts. Return vegetables to skillet and stir to coat. Cook until heated through, about 4 minutes.



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