Hot and Spicy Chicken Recipe

Looking for an easy Hot and Spicy Chicken recipe? Learn how to make Hot and Spicy Chicken using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by mojo_jojo838

Makes 2 servings



Really tasty and good with rice or egg noodles. Recipe note - also included is 2 ground star anise, but I could not get the analyser to recognise them.

Recipe Ingredients for Hot and Spicy Chicken

1 tbsp oil
1 spring onion, sliced diagonally into 1 inch pieces
2 green chili peppers, sliced diagonally into 1 inch pieces
1 tbsp ginger, grated
1 tbsp cooking sherry
2 tbsp soy sauce, light
1 lb chicken breast, diced
1/2 cup chicken stock
1 tbsp soy sauce, light
2 tbsp red wine vinegar
1 tbsp sugar
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tbsp cornflour

Recipe Directions for Hot and Spicy Chicken

  1. Cut chicken into bite-sized pieces, marinate for 15-20 minutes in ginger, sherry, soy sauce mixture. Cut the spring onion and hot peppers diagonally into 1-inch pieces. Grind anise pepper to powder. Mix chicken stock, soy sauce, wine vinegar, sugar, salt and pepper.

  2. Heat oil. Add the spring onion, and stir fry several seconds. Add the ginger, sherry, soy mixture and chicken to the spring onions and hot pepper, and stir-fry for 1 - 2 minutes more.

  3. Add chicken stock mixture, mix well. Cook over low heat until the chicken pieces are tender. Add cornflour mixed with a little water to thicken.

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, Asian, Marinade, Quick, Stir Fry

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 363.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
510
Calories from Fat
138
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.3g
24%
Saturated Fat
3.2g
16%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
193mg
64%
Sodium
2297mg
96%
Potassium
733mg
21%
Total Carbohydrates
14.2g
5%
Dietary Fiber
1.1g
4%
Sugars
7.4g
Protein
72.7g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 5% Iron 19%
* 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
C
  Good points
  • Very high in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B6
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
  • Contains alcohol
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