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You Will Need
Large Non-Stick Pan
Before You Cook
To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:
Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
Seafood 145° F |
Chicken 165° F |
Ground Beef 160° F |
Ground Turkey 165° F |
Ground Pork 160° F
Cook The Ground Beef
Place a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat.
Add 1 tsp. olive oil, ground beef, and ¼ tsp. salt to hot pan. Break up meat until no pink remains and ground beef reaches a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 4-6 minutes.
Drain excess liquid from pan, if desired.
While ground beef cooks, prepare ingredients.
Prepare the Ingredients
Trim zucchini ends, halve lengthwise, and cut into ¼” half-moons.
In a mixing bowl, combine ⅓ cup water and cornstarch until cornstarch is dissolved. Set aside.
Cook the Sauce
Add zucchini and a pinch of salt to hot pan. Stir occasionally until lightly browned and tender, 3-4 minutes.
Stir in cornstarch mixture to recombine. Stir in orange sauce, soy sauce, and cornstarch mixture. Bring to a simmer.
Once simmering, remove from burner.
Heat Rice and Finish Dish
Carefully massage rice in bag to break up any clumps. Remove rice from packaging. Place rice in a microwave-safe bowl with 2 Tbsp. water. Cover with a damp paper towel. Microwave until warm, 2 minutes. Fluff rice with a fork.
Plate dish as pictured on front of card, topping rice with ground beef mixture and garnishing with wonton strips, cashews, and red pepper flakes (to taste). Bon appétit!
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