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Chicken with cashewnuts Recipe

Chicken with cashewnuts is a popular Asian Side Dish
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On :
Friday, 3 June, 2016
Category :
Non-Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Side Dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Asian Recipe
Technique :
Stewed Recipe
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Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 3 based on 100 votes


  • 1/2 kg Chicken breast, diced into 3/4 inch pieces
  • 3/4 cup Cashewnuts
  • 1 bowl diced Celery
  • 1 tsp sesame oil
  • 1 cup oil
  • 1 tsp cornstarch mixed with 2 tsp cold water
  • Salt to taste
  • For the sauce:
  • 1 tsp light soya sauce
  • 1 tsp dark soya sauce
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 cup Chicken broth
  • 1/8 tsp pepper
  • How to Make Chicken with cashewnuts:

    1. Heat a wok or deep skillet and add oil. Heat the oil on a low flame. Add chicken pieces and fry slowly.
    2. As the chicken turns white, remove it from the wok and set aside.
    3. Drain the oil, except about 2 tsps.
    4. Turn on a high flame and add the sauce.
    5. When the sauce begins to boil, add the cornstarch paste slowly and stir.
    6. Then, add the chicken, cashew nuts and celery.
    7. Keep stirring until the gravy thickens.
    8. Add salt and finally the sesame oil.
    9. For sauce: Combine all ingredients in a bowl.


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