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    South Seas Mango Halibut

    This mango halibut recipe is marinated in aromatic spices, then stir-fried and combined with coconut milk and fresh mango. It'll transform a weeknight meal into a tropical delight! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

    Kimchi Cauliflower Fried Rice

    1 review

    This healthier take on kimchi fried rice is one of my favorite recipes because it's customizable. If there's a vegetarian...

    Spicy Turkey Stir Fry with Noodles

    1 review

    I created this ground turkey stir-fry recipe when I began my journey to get fit. Healthy eating always sounds so...

    Pork ‘n’ Pea Stir-Fry

    1 review

    You don't need a wok to make this simple stir-fry from Verona Koehlmoos of Pilger, Nebraska. A fast-to-fix sauce coats...

    Three-Step Stir-Fry

    1 review

    "I based this flavorful stir-fry on a fabulous dish I sampled in a San Francisco restaurant," notes Amy Masson from...

    Turkey and Vegetable Stir-Fry

    1 review

    Try this skillet dish after the holidays when you have a lot of leftover turkey to up. The vegetables add...

    Fast Pepper Steak

    1 review

    This speedy steak recipe comes from my mom's files. It's always been a favorite.—Nicky Hurt, APO, England

    Spicy Chicken Corn Skillet

    1 review

    We think this supper tastes even better the next day, so any leftovers quickly disappear around here. You can adjust...

    Chrysanthemum Chicken

    For a truly special chicken dinner, try this delicious dish. The ginger and Chinese five-spice adds so much flavor that...

    Pork and Vegetable Stir- Fry

    1 review

    This stir-fry is chockful of good-for-you veggies and pork.—Jamilla Ivits, Cambridge, Ontario

    Honey Pork and Carrots

    Susan Morrissey's tangy island-inspired entree is both smoky and sweet. "Guests love it," says the St. Croix, Virgin Islands reader....

    Curried Chicken

    In Hamilton, Ontario, Karen McLaughlin seasons tender chicken and apples with curry powder and a dash of cinnamon. "My husband...

    Fruited Pork

    1 review

    "I came across this saucy stir-fry many years ago when I was a working mother and my mealtime preparation was...

    Peanut Beef Stir-Fry

    3 reviews

    Peanut butter lends a subtle flavor to this no-fuss beef dish. For a change of pace, try ground beef. It’s...

    Cashew Pork Stir-Fry

    I love cooking with pork because it is such a versatile meat. This stir-fry uses a tenderloin with a delicious...

    Southwestern Stir-Fry

    Our family likes pork in a variety of recipes, but this is probably at the top of the list. It's...

    Sesame Pork

    1 review

    "This recipe is a cinch to make on a night when my opera-singing husband has to be out the door...

    Pear-Fect Pork Supper

    1 review

    This hearty dish nicely pairs sweet and savory flavors. Notes Lori Jameson of Chattaroy, Washington, "It's different, colorful, and I...

    Speedy Pork Fried Rice

    1 review

    Whenever we have pork roast leftovers. I like to use them up in this speedy stir-fry.—Joyce Kramer, Donalsonville, Georgia

    Family-Pleasing Ham Fried Rice

    1 review

    This is a recipe that even my children love. When I make it for the whole family, I triple the...

    Spicy Peanut Pork

    2 reviews

    "This dish has been a favorite of ours for several years," writes Dawn Behrens of Waipahu, Hawaii. "We really like...

    Simple Shrimp Stir-Fry

    1 review

    "In the 15 years I've been making this stir-fry, I've shared the recipe many times," writes Delia Kennedy from Deer...

    Scallops and Asparagus Stir-Fry

    Savory scallops, crisp-tender asparagus and juicy cherry tomatoes blend together beautifully in this fresh-tasting stir-fry from Lisa Lancaster of Tracy,...

    Sesame Noodles with Shrimp & Snap Peas

    6 reviews

    Stir-fries and busy nights are a match made in heaven. For a boost of vibrant color and freshness, I sometimes...

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    Mexican Fiesta Steak Stir-Fry

    2 reviews

    The best part of throwing a weeknight party is being able to enjoy time with family. With this flavorful stir-fry...

    Sauteed Orange Shrimp with Rice

    5 reviews

    "My family loves this fast and flavorful recipe. It takes minutes to prepare but tastes like it took all day—and...

    Simple Chicken Stir-Fry

    6 reviews

    With three kids at home and a full-time job, I always needed dinners that were extra quick and easy. This...

    Sweet Chili & Orange Chicken

    8 reviews

    My husband loves this simple sweet chili chicken dish so much he often requests it when he comes home from...

    Pheasant Stir-Fry

    2 reviews

    I learned creative ways to prepare game while cooking for hunters at a lodge in Alaska, where my husband was...

    Shrimp with Snow Peas

    2 reviews

    This colorful medley of shrimp, crisp snow peas and other fresh veggies is mildly seasoned with lemon and dill. Ruth...