Stir-Fried Spinach and Peanuts

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    servings as part of a multicourse meal
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By Linda Anusasananan

Published 2012

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At Lao Hanzi in Beijing, we ate a platter of stir-fried spinach laced with peanuts. The nuts lend substance, texture, and a hearty flavor to the greens.


  • 10 to 12 ounces spinach
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • cup<


  1. Trim and discard any yellow leaves or tough stems and roots from the spinach. Wash the spinach thoroughly and drain well to make 8 to 10 cups.
  2. Set a 14-inch wok or