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  • Serves: 4 Servings

Chinese: Chinese Cashew Chicken

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Category: Poultry, Chinese, Nuts, Main Dish

 Ingredients List

  • 3 Chicken breasts,
  • Boned and skinned
  • 1/2 lb Chinese pea pods
  • 1/2 lb Mushrooms
  • 4 Green onions
  • 2 c Bamboo shoots, drained
  • 1 c Chicken broth,
  • Or bouillon cube dissolved
  • In water
  • 1/4 c Soy sauce
  • 2 tb Corn starch
  • 1/2 ts Sugar
  • 1/2 ts Salt
  • 4 tb Salad oil
  • 1 pk Cashew nuts
  • (about 4-oz)


Slice breasts horizontally into very thin slices and cut into inch squares.
Place on tray. Prepare vegetables, removing ends and strings from pea
pods, slicing mushrooms, green part of onions, and the bamboo shoots. Add
to tray. Mix soy sauce, cornstarch, sugar, and salt. Heat 1 tablespoon of
oil in skillet over moderate heat, add all the nuts, and cook 1 minute
shaking the pan, toasting the nuts lightly. Remove and reserve. Pour

remaining oil in pan, fry chicken quickly, turning often until it looks
opaque. Lower heat to low. Add pea pods, mushrooms, and broth. Cover and
cook slowly for 2 minutes. Remove cover, add soy sauce mixture, bamboo
shoots, and cook until thickened, stirring constantly. Simmer uncovered a
bit more and add green onions and nuts and serve immediately. Serves 4.

MING'S DYNASTY - Glendale, CO.

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