Soy sauce, oyster sauce, and chili paste make a flavorful sauce for this chicken and vegetable meal. Poblano chile peppers give the dish a little heat.

Source: Midwest Living


Recipe Summary

35 mins


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Cut chicken into 1/2-inch pieces. Places chicken in a medium bowl. Add 1 tablespoon soy sauce and white pepper; toss gently to coat. Set aside.

For sauce:
  • In a small bowl, combine water, sugar, 2 tablespoons soy sauce, oyster sauce and chili paste. Set aside.

  • Pour oil into a wok or large skillet. (If necessary, add more oil during cooking.) Heat over medium-high heat. Add red onion, green onions and garlic to wok; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until just tender. Remove vegetables from wok.

  • Add chicken to wok; cook and stir for 2 to 3 minutes or until no longer pink. Push chicken from center of wok. Stir sauce; add to center of wok. Cook and stir until bubbly. Return cooked vegetables to wok. Add water chestnuts and dried chile peppers, if you like. Cook and stir about 1 minute more or until heated through. Remove large pieces of chili pepper, if using. Stir in cashews. Serve with rice. Serves 4.

Nutrition Facts

524 calories; fat 24g; cholesterol 49mg; saturated fat 4g; carbohydrates 54g; mono fat 14g; poly fat 5g; insoluble fiber 3g; sugars 11g; protein 30g; vitamin a 437.3IU; vitamin c 12.4mg; thiamin 0.3mg; riboflavin 0.2mg; niacin equivalents 9.7mg; vitamin b6 0.7mg; folate 96.8mcg; vitamin b12 0.2mcg; sodium 1576mg; potassium 544mg; calcium 70.7mg; iron 5mg.