Foodservice Recipe: Wok Seared Calamari

Seared calamari rings and tentacles, soaked in rice wine, fried in peanut oil with sliced baby corn, scallions, peppers coated in Kogi secret weapon sauce.

INGREDIENTS

  • 8 oz calamari rings and tentacles
  • 2 tablespoon rice wine
  • 2 tablespoon peanut oil
  • 1/2 cup sliced, baby corn
  • 2 tablespoons scallions
  • 4 fl-oz Kogi secret weapon sauce
  • 2 tablespoon sliced, fresno pepper or birds eye chili

DIRECTIONS

  1. Place rings and tentacles in a bowl with rice wine. Leave for 15 minutes and strain.
  2. Put in a large wok or large heavy-based frying pan over medium head and when it’s hot add the peanut oil.
  3. Add the sliced corn and scallions and stir-fry for 2 minutes straight. Remove and reserve.
  4. When pan is hot again, add the drained squid and stir-fry until the squid turns opaque, about 1-2 minutes.
  5. Add reserved corn, scallions and the secret weapon sauce and stir fry for about 30 seconds or so, until hot. Garnish with pepper to taste, and serve!
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Kogi Secret Weapon Sauce
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