Hearty vegan recipe for a Chinese-style Mushroom, Veggie and Grain Stir-fry

1 egg
5ml sesame oil
5ml + 15ml oil
250g mushrooms, quartered
½ small red cabbage, shredded
½ carrot, thinly sliced into strips
3 spring onions, thinly sliced
2 garlic cloves, crushed
1 red chilli, chopped
15ml soy sauce
45ml oyster or black bean sauce
80g frozen peas
60gbean sprouts, optional
250g mixed grains or brown rice, cooked

How to
Whisk the eggand sesame oil in a bowl. Heat a wok or frying pan over a high heat. Add 5ml oil. Swirl to coat.

Add the egg mixture and swirl to coat. Cook for 1 minute or until just set. Transfer to a board. Roll up and thinly slice. Set aside. Heat the oil in a wok or frying pan and fry the mushrooms for 3-4 minutes. Add the cabbage, carrots, spring onions, garlic and chilli. Stir fry for 5 minutes.

Add the remaining ingredients and cook for 2-3 minutes.

Cook’s note – Add stir-fried beefor chicken strips if desired.

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Recipe provided courtesy of SAMFA – the South African Mushroom Farmer’s Association. Established in 1984, SAMFA aims to promote the South African mushroom industry and increase the consumption of fresh cultivated mushrooms.