Friday, July 14, 2017
Quick Hoisin Chicken Stir-Fry
Quick Hoisin Chicken Stir-Fry 4 -6 ounces snow peas 0.5 (4 ounce) cans sliced water chestnuts, cut into quarters 1 lb chicken breast, cut into bite-sized pieces 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon cornstarch 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 4 tablespoons hoisin sauce 2 teaspoons sugar Soak snow peas in very cold water for a few minutes only if they are not crisp; trim and string them; blot peas and water chestnuts dry with a clean paper towel; set aside. Sprinkle chicken pieces with salt and cornstarch; stir or toss to coat evenly. Add vegetable oil to a large nonstick skillet or wok over medium-high heat; heat until oil is almost smoking; add chicken to skillet and sauté 2 minutes or until the chicken is just barely done; add snow peas, water chestnuts, hoisin sauce, and sugar to skillet; sauté 1-2 minutes more until chicken and veggies are evenly coated with sauce; serve with rice or noodles.