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Chile paste and fresh ginger add just the right amount of heat to Szechuan Chicken Stir-Fry. Add a little zip to your weeknight dinners with this flavorful stir-fry.

Deb Wise
Recipe by Cooking Light November 2017

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Recipe Summary

hands-on:
25 mins
total:
25 mins
Yield:
Serves 4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Combine 2 teaspoons sesame oil and next 6 ingredients (through salt) in a small bowl. Heat a wok or large skillet over medium-high heat. Add remaining 1 teaspoon sesame oil and 1 tablespoon canola oil; swirl. Add chicken; stir-fry 2 minutes. Remove chicken from pan.

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  • Add remaining 1 tablespoon canola oil; swirl. Add bell peppers and next 4 ingredients (through garlic); stir-fry 1 minute. Add broth mixture; cook 30 seconds or until thick. Return chicken to pan; cook 4 minutes or until chicken is done. Spoon 1/2 cup rice onto each of 4 plates; top each with 1 cup chicken mixture, green onions, and peanuts.

Chef's Notes

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Nutrition Facts

420 calories; fat 16.7g; saturated fat 2g; mono fat 8.2g; poly fat 5.1g; protein 32.3g; carbohydrates 32.3g; fiber 2.7g; cholesterol 66mg; iron 2.7mg; sodium 478mg; calcium 45mg.
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