Low-Carb Cashew Pork Stir-Fry

Updated: 14 hours ago

Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 6-9 minutes Serves: 6


Ingredients: 2 T. extra virgin olive oil 1½ lbs. pork shoulder, thinly sliced 1 medium red bell pepper, thinly sliced 1 green onion, thinly sliced 1 t. fresh ginger, finely minced 1/3 c. raw cashews ½ t. garlic powder Sea salt and black pepper, to taste

1 bunch baby Bok choy, leaves separated 3 T. toasted sesame oil 2 T. tamari or coconut aminos* Optional: 2 T. toasted sesame seeds, for garnish


Directions:


1. Heat the olive oil in a wok or a large frying pan with high sides over medium-high heat. Add the pork and cook, stirring occasionally, until the pork is nicely browned on all sides, around 3-4 minutes.

2. Add bell pepper, green onion, ginger, cashews and garlic powder. Season with salt and black pepper, to taste. Stir fry the veggies until they become crisp-tender, around 2-3 minutes.

3. Add the bok choy, sesame oil, and tamari. Continue to stir fry until the bok choy wilts and the other ingredients are coated, approximately 1-2 minutes.

4. Remove from heat and transfer to individual serving plates. Garnish with toasted sesame seeds, if desired, and serve immediately. Enjoy!


Nutritional Information: **

Carbs/Serving:

Total Carbs: 6.59g Fiber: 1.20g

Net Carbs: 5.39g

Calorie Breakdown: Protein: 27%

Fat: 68% Carbohydrates: 5%


*Nutritional information for this recipe is based on using tamari, rather than coconut aminos.

**Source: HappyForks.com recipe analyzer.

Nutritional information provided for entertainment purposes only and is not to be construed as medical advice.