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Five Spice Chicken Stir-Fry

Five Spice Chicken Stir-Fry

with Zesty Brown Rice

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Looking for a tasty midweek dinner option? Try cooking up our Chicken Stir-Fry with Rice in just 20 minutes for a balanced and tasty dinnertime.

Tags:Under 550 caloriesLow Salt
Allergens:GlutenSoya
Preparation Time20 minutes
Difficulty levelLevel 2
Ingredients
serving amount
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serving amount

1 unit(s)

Red Pepper

1 unit(s)

Spring Onion

1 pot(s)

Chinese 5 Spice

150 grams

Brown Basmati Rice

1 sachet

Soy Sauce

(ContainsGluten, Soya)

1.5 unit(s)

Lime

1 unit(s)

Garlic Clove

1 punnet(s)

Baby Corn

1 bunch(es)

Coriander

¼ pot(s)

Cornflour

1 sachet

Honey

Not included in your delivery

75 milliliter(s)

Water

Nutritional information
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Energy (kJ)1690 kJ
Energy (kcal)404 kcal
Fat7.0 g
of which saturates3.0 g
Carbohydrate44 g
of which sugars11.0 g
Protein40 g
Salt1.0 g
Boxes and ingredients are packed in facilities that handles Peanut, Nuts, Sesame, Fish, Crustaceans, Milk, Egg, Mustard, Celery, Soya, Gluten and Sulphites.
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Cutting board
Bowl
Frying Pan
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Cook the Rice
Cook the Rice
1

a) Add the boiling water from your kettle to a large saucepan along with a pinch of salt and bring back to the boil. b) When boiling, stir in the brown rice and cook for 25 mins. TIP: Add more water if it starts to evaporate too much. c) When cooked, drain in a sieve then return to the pan off the heat. Cover with a lid to keep warm.

Prep
Prep
2

a) Meanwhile, halve then remove the core from the red pepper and thinly slice. Trim the spring onion and thinly slice. Peel and grate the garlic (or use a garlic press). Halve the baby corn lengthways, roughly chop the coriander (stalks and all), zest the lime and cut in half.

Chicken Time
Chicken Time
3

a) Pop the diced chicken into a mixing bowl. Season with salt and the Chinese five spice. b) Use your hands to rub the flavours all over the chicken. IMPORTANT: Remember to wash your hands and equipment after handling raw meat.

Make the Sauce
Make the Sauce
4

a) Meanwhile, squeeze the juice of the lime into a small bowl. Mix in the soy sauce, water (see ingredients for amount) and cornflour. TIP: Don't add it all! (check ingredients for amount) and half the lime zest. Keep to one side.

Cause a Stir-Fry!
Cause a Stir-Fry!
5

a) Heat a splash of oil in a frying pan over high heat. When hot, stir-fry the chicken until browned, 5 mins. Add the pepper and corn, cook for another 5 mins, then add the garlic and cook for 1 minute more. Pour in the sauce, stir together and cook until the sauce has thickened. b) Remove from the heat. IMPORTANT: The chicken is cooked when it is no longer pink in the middle.tTIP: If your sauce is a bit thick, add a splash more water.

Finish and Serve
Finish and Serve
6
  • Cook the rice according to pack instructions.
  • Transfer the rice to a large mixing bowl.
    • Add the spring onion, half the coriander and the remaining lime zest. Stir together well.
  • Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  • Share the rice between your bowls. Spoon the stir-fry on top of your rice and sprinkle over the remaining coriander. Enjoy! ENJOY!