Share a little about the ingredients and techniques used to create this dish/item. Snow pea shoots and garlic. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Once you master the stir-fried spinach recipe, it it's winter or spring time try stir-frying snow pea shoots. As the weather warms up, the stems of the shoots become thicker and tougher and lose there delicacy. Snow pea shoots are one of the more expensive vegetables in Chinatown but they are well worth the extra cost.