Fried Calamari with mixed greens

Serves 4


2 teaspoons oil
500g calamari rings
1/4 cup lemon juice
2 tablespoons fish sauce
1 tablespoon sweet chilli sauce
1 tablespoon hoisin sauce
1 tablespoon water
12 cherry tomatoes, halved
1 cucumber, seeded and sliced
1 red onion, sliced
1/4 cup small mint leaves
1/4 cup coriander leaves
3 onions (shallots), sliced
1 tablespoon thinly sliced lemongrass
radicchio leaves, to serve


In a wok, heat the oil. Stir-fry the calamari for 1 minute.

Add the lemon juice, sauces and water. Stir-fry for 2 minutes, until calamari is cooked and tender.

Transfer the calamari with sauce to a bowl and toss through remaining ingredients.

Serve on a bed of radicchio leaves.



Mama Ony said...

Hi 3abeer nice blogs u have! one question.. did u take the pictures?

3abeer said...


no I didn't because this recipe was from one of the books.

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3abeer said...


welcome to my blog and I'm glad you like'em ;)

Canc3riaN said...

I think visiting your blog is really a sign that it's about time I started learning how to cook! LOL I've been saying that ever since I was 18 and now I'm 21... !!

Lovely blog really :)

3abeer said...


welcome .. :)

if you need any help.. just let me know ;)


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Abeer said...


هذا الهدف


Orangina fadidra,

thanks babe... well try some.. there are so easy ones and yummy too ;)

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3abeer said...

TV de LCD,

welcome to my blog :) glad you liked it.

I haven't been posting much lately cause I've been busy with "life" ;) but I will be posting some more recipes soon and I will surely pay ur blog a visit ;)

a hug right back at ya ;)

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Anonymous said...

Thanks for sharing this recipe, I'm sure that my mother will love this because calamari is her favorite. Can I add my recipe for stir fry sauce on this recipe? I want to experiment it.

3abeer said...


Thanks for passing by! .. there are more recipes to come. I have tested a few new ones but didn't have a chance to post them, will do so soon.


3abeer said...

Henry Clarkson,

Thanks for the visit. I hope you enjoy.
If you get to test the sauce with it, please let me know how that goes.