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Cashew Butter Chicken Recipe

Looking for an easy Cashew Butter Chicken recipe? Learn how to make Cashew Butter Chicken using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by joyrae

Makes 5 servings



From the bulk barn (!) web site - who knew they had recipe ideas on there

Recipe Ingredients for Cashew Butter Chicken

2 teaspoons olive oil
1 pound chicken (cut into bite sized pieces)
1 tablespoon cashew butter
2 tablespoons soy sauce
1 tablespoon lime juice (and zest)
2 cloves garlic (grated)
2 teaspoons ginger (grated)
1 tablespoon brown sugar
2 teaspoons chili sauce
1 teaspoon sesame oil
1/4 cup cilantro (chopped)
1/4 cup cashews
2 green onions (chopped)

Recipe Directions for Cashew Butter Chicken

  1. Heat the oil in a pan.

  2. Add the chicken and saute until cooked, about 4-7 minutes.

  3. Mix the cashew butter, soy sauce, lime juice, lime zest, garlic, ginger, brown sugar, chili sauce and sesame oil in a bowl.

  4. Toss the chicken and cilantro in the cashew butter sauce to coat.

  5. Serve on salad, rice or pasta and garnish with cashews and green onions.

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, Asian, Saute

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 125.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
237
Calories from Fat
93
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
10.3g
16%
Saturated Fat
2.1g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
70mg
23%
Sodium
473mg
20%
Potassium
284mg
8%
Total Carbohydrates
7.1g
2%
Dietary Fiber
0.6g
2%
Sugars
2.5g
Protein
28.6g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 7%
Calcium 3% Iron 9%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
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