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Spicy Peanut Chicken Stir-Fry

Rated as 4.61 out of 5 Stars

"This is a peanutty stir-fry. Serve over rice. If you want more sauce than this recipe makes, do not double the vinegar."
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Ingredients

25 m servings 328 cals
Original recipe yields 4 servings

Directions

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  1. Mix chicken broth, soy sauce, cornstarch, sugar, vinegar, and cayenne pepper together in a bowl until sauce is smooth.
  2. Heat oil in a wok or large skillet over medium-high heat; saute chicken and garlic until chicken is no longer pink in the center, 5 to 10 minutes. Add red bell pepper and saute until slightly tender, about 1 minute.
  3. Stir sauce into chicken chicken mixture and cook until thickened, about 1 minute. Stir peanuts into chicken mixture and garnish with green onions.

Footnotes

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  • Aluminum foil helps keep food moist, ensures it cooks evenly, keeps leftovers fresh, and makes clean-up easy.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 328 calories; 21.4 g fat; 11.1 g carbohydrates; 23 g protein; 71 mg cholesterol; 677 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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I added about 4 oz. of sliced Baby bella mushrooms in wit the chicken and garlic. Also slice the green onions on a bias with some length to them for presentation purposes. Served it with rice ...

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I made the recipe as is but next time I would definitely add some natural peanut butter and more soy sauce as both my husband and I felt like something was lacking. I am surprised that it wasn't...

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I added about 4 oz. of sliced Baby bella mushrooms in wit the chicken and garlic. Also slice the green onions on a bias with some length to them for presentation purposes. Served it with rice ...

Delicious and very easy to make stirfry! I substituted cashews for the peanuts and red pepper flakes for the cayenne, and it came out great! I like REALLY spicy stirfry, and this did not disappo...

So perfect! I use chicken breasts, because I prefer them.

This was an excellent stir fry sauce. I doubled the sauce and used vegetables that I had in the fridge. Onions, garlic, broccoli, red and yellow peppers, mushrooms, snow peas and chicken. I serv...

I added more garlic and less cayenne powder, loved it!! I'm not a fan of too spicy. Definitely make again!!

My husband and I really liked this dish. I neglected to notice the title "spicy" peanut chicken stir-fry...it really is very spicy. I served with rice and that helped cut down the spice some b...

My family really liked this, i added about a tbsp of peanut butter to the sauce for extra peanut flavor. Thanks for sharing!

Very nice dish, easy and quick to prepare. Added celery and mushrooms and a squirt of ginger paste. Used red pepper flakes instead of the cayenne. Would have liked a bit more peanut flavor......

I used a chicken breast instead of chicken thighs. It was delicious!