Jasmine Rice (2/3 cup)
Water (1 cup)
to a boil in a small saucepot over medium-high heat. Stir, reduce heat to low, cover and simmer for 15 minutes. Fluff with a fork, cover again and keep warm for plating.
Brussels Sprouts (2 1/2 cups)
in half and then
thinly slice; set aside.
To make the seasoning blend
Ground Black Pepper (1/4 tsp)
Sichuan Peppercorns (1/2 tsp)
Crushed Red Pepper Flakes (1/4 tsp)
Granulated Sugar (2 pckg)
in a spice grinder or small food processor and process until well mixed; place 2 teaspoons of the mix in a medium bowl.
Add 1/2 teaspoon of the mix and the
Tamari Soy Sauce (1 Tbsp)
to a small bowl and stir until
Corn Starch (1/4 cup)
in another medium
bowl. Pat dry the
with paper towels and then dredge in the cornstarch, making sure they are evenly coated. Shake off any excess; hold.
Canola Oil (1/2 cup)
l in a large sauté pan over medium-high heat. When hot, add the shrimp and fry for about 45 seconds on each side, or until they just curl. Drain the shrimp on paper towels, then toss in the medium bowl with the seasoning mix and coat each shrimp well.
In another large sauté pan, heat
Canola Oil (1 Tbsp)
over medium-high heat. Add the Brussels sprouts and sauté until lightly browned, about 2 minutes. Add the tamari mixture and toss.
Divide the rice between two plates. Add the Brussels sprouts and then top with the Peppercorn Shrimp. Serve and enjoy!