Hoisin

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A savory Chinese sauce made from beans and garlic. Purchase it in an Asian market in cans. Once opened, transfer it to a jar and store in refrigerator. This pungent sauce needs dilution in cooking or before use as a dip.

Also known as Peking sauce, Hoisin sauce is used mainly in Chinese cooking. Add to vegetable stir-fries and rice dishes.

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