Spicy Peanut Chicken Recipe

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


Submitted by joyrae

Makes 5 servings



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Recipe Ingredients for Spicy Peanut Chicken

1/4 cup chicken broth
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1 tablespoon sugar
2 tablespoons soy sauce
1 tablespoon white vinegar
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 pound boneless skinless chicken thighs, cut into 3/4-inch pieces
1 garlic clove, finely chopped
1 teaspoon grated gingerroot
1 medium red bell pepper, cut into 3/4-inch pieces
1/3 cup peanuts
2 medium green onions, sliced (2 tablespoons)

Recipe Directions for Spicy Peanut Chicken

  1. Mix broth, cornstarch, sugar, soy sauce, vinegar and cayenne pepper; set aside.

  2. Heat wok or 12-inch skillet over high heat. Add oil; rotate wok to coat side. Add chicken, garlic and gingerroot; stir-fry about 3 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink in center. Add bell pepper; stir-fry 1 minute.

  3. Add broth mixture to wok. Cook and stir about 1 minute or until sauce is thickened. Stir in peanuts. Sprinkle with onions.

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, Asian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 159.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
285
Calories from Fat
130
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.4g
22%
Saturated Fat
3.1g
15%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
81mg
27%
Sodium
481mg
20%
Potassium
391mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
8.5g
3%
Dietary Fiber
1.6g
6%
Sugars
4.2g
Protein
29.8g
Vitamin A 18% Vitamin C 53%
Calcium 3% Iron 11%
* 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
  • High in vitamin B6
  • High in vitamin C
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