Chicken and Vegetable Stir-Fry


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Nutritional Info
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 255.5
  • Total Fat: 6.7 g
  • Cholesterol: 90.3 mg
  • Sodium: 284.3 mg
  • Total Carbs: 8.4 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.2 g
  • Protein: 38.3 g

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Introduction

Whether you're watching your fat, calorie or carb intake, this dish is sure to please! Follow the recipe, or adjust it by adding your favorite vegetables. Whether you're watching your fat, calorie or carb intake, this dish is sure to please! Follow the recipe, or adjust it by adding your favorite vegetables.

Ingredients

    • 2 tablespoons dry red wine
    • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
    • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons grated, peeled ginger root
    • 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breast, cut into 1 1/2 inch strips
    • 2 tablespoons olive oil
    • 2 medium onions, each cut into 8 wedges
    • 1/2 pound fresh mushrooms, rinsed, trimmed and sliced
    • 2 stalks celery, cut into 1/4 inch slices
    • 2 small green peppers cut into thin lengthwise strips
    • 1 cup water chestnuts, drained and sliced
    • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
    • 1/4 cup water

Directions

1. Prepare marinade mixing together wine, soy sauce, sugar, and ginger. Marinate meat in mixture while preparing vegetables.

2. Heat 1 tablespoon oil in large skillet or wok. Stir-fry onions and mushrooms 4 minutes over medium-high heat.

3. Add celery and cook 1 more minute. Add remaining vegetables and cook 2 minutes or until green pepper is tender crisp. Transfer vegetables to warm bowl.

4. Add remaining 1 tablespoon oil to skillet.

5. Stir-fry meat in oil about 2 minutes or until meat loses its pink color.

6. Blend cornstarch and water. Stir into meat. Cook and stir until thickened.

7. Return vegetables to skillet; stir gently and serve.

Serve on bed of rice (optional).

Makes 6 servings.

TAGS:  Poultry |

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  • Very Good
    This was delicious. My kids also loved it. I served it over white rice w/ steamed broccoli. - 7/1/10

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  • Good
    This did not seem to have much meat as I expected. I would add more meat next time. - 2/7/10

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  • Very Good
    Sooooo good. Was a lovely dinner. I served it over brown rice, as well. Thanks for sharing! - 8/7/07

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  • Very Good
    This was very tasty served on Brown Rice. - 3/15/07

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