Cashew Chicken

Serving Size
3/4 cup chicken mixture and 1/2 cup rice
Prep Time
7 min
Cook Time
1 hour
Cashew Chicken

Nutrition Information

Calories 311
Fat 5.3 g
Saturated fat 0.9 g
Protein 22.4 g
Carbs 42.8 g
Fiber 1.3 g
Cholesterol 44 mg
Sodium 275 mg
Health Benefit
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  1. Combine chicken strips, orange juice, and 1 tsp cornstarch in a medium bowl; cover and chill 1 hour.
  2. Heat oil in a nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add cashews and cook, stirring constantly, 30 seconds. Remove from pan; set aside. Add chicken mixture to pan. Cook, uncovered, over medium-high heat for 8 minutes or until chicken is lightly browned, stirring constantly. Add water chestnuts, bell pepper, green onions, and ginger; cook 5 minutes.
  3. Combine broth, soy sauce, and rest of cornstarch; add to chicken mixture. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and cook, stirring constantly, until thickened. Remove from heat; stir in oranges.
  4. Spoon chicken mixture into bowl with rice, and sprinkle with cashews. Serve immediately.
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