Cashew Chicken Recipe

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Cashew Chicken
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  1. Make cooking sauce and place on side.
  2. Prepare marinade, add chicken, stir to coat.
  3. Heat wok over medium high heat.
  4. When wok is hot, add 3 tblsp oil.
  5. When oil is hot, add cashews and stir fry until brown- BE CAREFUL, CASHEWS COOK QUICKLY, about 1/2 minute.
  6. Remove cashews with slotted spoon and set aside.
  7. Add chicken mixture and stir fry until meat is no longer pink in center- about 3/5 minutes.
  8. Remove from wok and set aside.
  9. Pour remaining oil into wok.
  10. When oil is hot, add bell peppers, onion, and ginger, and stir fry until pepper is tender crisp to bite- about 4 minutes.
  11. Add pea pods and mushrooms, stir fry about 1 minute.
  12. Add baby corn, stir fry 1/2 minute.
  13. Return chicken to wok.
  14. Stir cooking sauce and pour into wok.
  15. Stir until sauce boils and thickens.
  16. Stir in cashews.
  17. Serve over rice.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 526.89 Kcal (2206 kJ)
Calories from fat 343.64 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 38.18g 59%
Cholesterol 3.08mg 1%
Sodium 1566.84mg 65%
Potassium 655.86mg 14%
Total Carbs 35.11g 12%
Sugars 10.89g 44%
Dietary Fiber 5.62g 22%
Protein 13.3g 27%
Vitamin C 65.9mg 110%
Vitamin A 1.5mg 49%
Iron 28.6mg 159%
Calcium 40.3mg 4%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 143.14 Kcal (599 kJ)
Calories from fat 93.36 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10.37g 59%
Cholesterol 0.84mg 1%
Sodium 425.66mg 65%
Potassium 178.17mg 14%
Total Carbs 9.54g 12%
Sugars 2.96g 44%
Dietary Fiber 1.53g 22%
Protein 3.61g 27%
Vitamin C 17.9mg 110%
Vitamin A 0.4mg 49%
Iron 7.8mg 159%
Calcium 11mg 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 12.9
  • 14

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • cholesterol free

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium

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