Sesame Chicken and Noodles in Mushroom Broth

  • lizardstew Posted: 08/26/12
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    This was excellent. I enjoyed every single bite!

  • saracat Posted: 08/23/12
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    This dish was delicious and had such a beautiful presentation. I added extra shiitake mushrooms and snap peas, and when I make it next time I will double the broth and add a lot more veggies. This would be good with broccoli, carrots, tofu, etc. I did buy the fresh chinese-style noodles in my store's produce dept., but I would sub udon or ramen noodles next time.

  • daneanp Posted: 07/25/12
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    I thought this was just ok. I admit, I forgot the limes at the end. But if I decided to make this again, I'd add some sliced green onions and some chopped basil or cilantro over the top. It just needed something. Kind of bland.

  • laebrown Posted: 08/05/12
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    Made this for dinner, and the bf gave it a solid 5 stars (I do too!). Definitely one of the best asian-esque dishes I've ever made. We might have gotten an extra punchy serrano, but this dish was anything but bland. The only change I would make is more veggies next time; I felt like the dish lacked a heartiness that would have come from some added snap peas or broccoli. I subbed veggie broth for chicken, and formed chicken cutlets by using 1 chicken breast, cutting it in 1/2 length-wise, and pounding out the two halves. Jarred minced ginger made that step easy, and we subbed angel hair pasta for the ambiguous "Chinese-style noodles." I imagine ramen would work just as well. Easily vegetarian by replacing the tofu for chicken and using veg. broth. Really enjoyed, and will be making again! :)

  • CyndiLouWho Posted: 07/31/12
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    I left out the pepper so my 3 yr old son could eat it & he loved it. I also enjoyed it, thought the broth had a good depth of flavor. You could certainly add other vegetables, tofu, siracha, etc. I did let the broth sit awhile with the aromatics as I made it earlier in the day & put everything together last minute.

  • cherylou Posted: 09/20/12
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    Wow this was absolutely delicious. I really liked it and it looked really nice in the bowls too which is a plus : )

  • jenggeb Posted: 01/04/14
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    This was really good, comforting and satisfying. I used more mushrooms and I used spinach instead of bok choy. I felt like it could have used a little more flavor, but overall a good dish. I'll be making it again!

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