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Shredded potatoes stir fry|chinasichuanfood.com
Shredded Potato Stir Fry
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
5 mins
Total Time
15 mins
A popular Chinese style shredded potato stir fry with dried red peppers, Sichuan peppercorn and garlic
Course: stir fry
Cuisine: Sichuan
Keyword: potatoes, stir fry
Servings: 2
Calories: 266 kcal
Author: Elaine
  • 2 middle size potatoes
  • 1/2 tsp. Sichuan peppercorn
  • 2-3 dried red chili peppers
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 2 tbsp. vegetable cooking oil
  • 1/2 tbsp. sesame oil
  • 1/4 tsp. sugar ,optional
  • pinch of salt or to taste
  • 1/4 fresh green pepper
  • 1/4 fresh red pepper
  1. Finely shred the potatoes. Add enough water in a large bowl. And then soak the potato shreds in the clean water. This helps to remove the extra starch in the potato so the shreds can keep a crisp texture and they will not sticky to the wok in stir frying process.
  2. In a wok, heat 2 tablespoons of oil over dried red pepper and Sichuan peppercorn over slow fire until aromatic and slightly dark red. Add garlic to fry for 5-10 second until aromatic.
  3. Turn up the fire and place shredded potatoes in immediately , season with salt, sugar, sesame oil and light soy sauce. Then add fresh peppers and mix well.
Nutrition Facts
Shredded Potato Stir Fry
Amount Per Serving
Calories 266 Calories from Fat 162
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 18g 28%
Saturated Fat 12g 60%
Sodium 26mg 1%
Potassium 666mg 19%
Total Carbohydrates 23g 8%
Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
Sugars 1g
Protein 4g 8%
Vitamin A 13.2%
Vitamin C 27%
Calcium 5%
Iron 28.5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.