Chicken Stir Fry with Asparagus & Mushrooms

20 mins Serves 4 Chicken Stir Fry with Asparagus and Mushrooms - Very simple, 30-minute, delicious stir fry recipe with chicken, asparagus and shiitake mushrooms! #STARFineFoods Ingredients:
Sauce
1/4-cup low sodium soy sauce
2 Tbsp. STAR Natural Rice Vinegar 1 Tbsp. agave nectar 1/4 tsp. ground ginger 1/4 tsp. cornstarch
Chicken & Vegetables
1 lb. skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite size pieces
1 Tbsp. cornstarch 3 Tbsp. STAR Grapeseed Oil or vegetable oil, divided 1 large yellow onion, sliced 8 to 10 oz. sliced shiitake mushrooms 3 to 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 lb. asparagus spears, cut into 2-inch pieces and ends trimmed Cooked rice, for serving Instructions:

Prepare the sauce by combining soy sauce, rice vinegar, agave nectar, ground ginger, and cornstarch in a small mixing bowl; whisk until well incorporated and set aside.

Combine chicken pieces and cornstarch in a bowl; mix to combine and let stand 5 minutes. Heat a wok or a skillet over high heat. Add 1 Tbsp. oil and add chicken pieces; cook for 5 to 7 minutes, or until cooked and browned on all sides.

Remove chicken from skillet, cover and set aside. Return wok or skillet to heat and add remaining oil.

Add onions and cook for 2 minutes. Stir in garlic and continue to cook and stir for 20 seconds, or until fragrant. Add sliced mushrooms and asparagus to the wok and stir-fry 4 minutes, or until mushrooms are softened and asparagus is crisp-tender.

Stir the sauce and pour it over the vegetables. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring frequently. Cook for 2 minutes or until sauce is slightly thickened.

Stir in previously prepared chicken and cook for 30 seconds or until heated through. Taste for seasonings and adjust accordingly.

Serve over prepared rice.

Chicken Stir Fry with Asparagus & Mushrooms

Chicken Stir Fry with Asparagus and Mushrooms - Very simple, 30-minute, delicious stir fry recipe with chicken, asparagus and shiitake mushrooms! #STARFineFoods

Natural Rice Vinegar

A delicate balance of smooth, sweet, salty and slightly acidic flavors that makes it perfect for Asian recipes, salads, fruits and rice. Using STAR Vinegars is a quick and easy way to enhance foods without adding extra calories, fat or salt.

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Grapeseed Oil

Perfect for high heat cooking applications and does not solidify when refrigerated making it ideal for pre-made salad dressings and marinades. Unlike canola oil, it has minimal flavor allowing the flavor of other foods to shine through.

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Ingredients

  • Sauce
    1/4-cup low sodium soy sauce
  • 2 Tbsp. STAR Natural Rice Vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. agave nectar
  • 1/4 tsp. ground ginger
  • 1/4 tsp. cornstarch
  • Chicken & Vegetables
    1 lb. skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite size pieces
  • 1 Tbsp. cornstarch
  • 3 Tbsp. STAR Grapeseed Oil or vegetable oil, divided
  • 1 large yellow onion, sliced
  • 8 to 10 oz. sliced shiitake mushrooms
  • 3 to 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 lb. asparagus spears, cut into 2-inch pieces and ends trimmed
  • Cooked rice, for serving

Instructions

1

Prepare the sauce by combining soy sauce, rice vinegar, agave nectar, ground ginger, and cornstarch in a small mixing bowl; whisk until well incorporated and set aside.

2

Combine chicken pieces and cornstarch in a bowl; mix to combine and let stand 5 minutes. Heat a wok or a skillet over high heat. Add 1 Tbsp. oil and add chicken pieces; cook for 5 to 7 minutes, or until cooked and browned on all sides.

3

Remove chicken from skillet, cover and set aside. Return wok or skillet to heat and add remaining oil.

4

Add onions and cook for 2 minutes. Stir in garlic and continue to cook and stir for 20 seconds, or until fragrant. Add sliced mushrooms and asparagus to the wok and stir-fry 4 minutes, or until mushrooms are softened and asparagus is crisp-tender.

5

Stir the sauce and pour it over the vegetables. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring frequently. Cook for 2 minutes or until sauce is slightly thickened.

6

Stir in previously prepared chicken and cook for 30 seconds or until heated through. Taste for seasonings and adjust accordingly.

7

Serve over prepared rice.

1

Prepare the sauce by combining soy sauce, rice vinegar, agave nectar, ground ginger, and cornstarch in a small mixing bowl; whisk until well incorporated and set aside.

2

Combine chicken pieces and cornstarch in a bowl; mix to combine and let stand 5 minutes. Heat a wok or a skillet over high heat. Add 1 Tbsp. oil and add chicken pieces; cook for 5 to 7 minutes, or until cooked and browned on all sides.

3

Remove chicken from skillet, cover and set aside. Return wok or skillet to heat and add remaining oil.

4

Add onions and cook for 2 minutes. Stir in garlic and continue to cook and stir for 20 seconds, or until fragrant. Add sliced mushrooms and asparagus to the wok and stir-fry 4 minutes, or until mushrooms are softened and asparagus is crisp-tender.

5

Stir the sauce and pour it over the vegetables. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring frequently. Cook for 2 minutes or until sauce is slightly thickened.

6

Stir in previously prepared chicken and cook for 30 seconds or until heated through. Taste for seasonings and adjust accordingly.

7

Serve over prepared rice.

Recipe developed by: http://www.diethood.com

Prep Time: 5 mins

Cook Time: 20 mins

Total Time: 25 mins

Serves: 4

In This Recipe

Natural Rice Vinegar

A delicate balance of smooth, sweet, salty and slightly acidic flavors that makes it perfect for Asian recipes, salads, fruits and rice. Using STAR Vinegars is a quick and easy way to enhance foods without adding extra calories, fat or salt.

Learn More Buy Now

Grapeseed Oil

Perfect for high heat cooking applications and does not solidify when refrigerated making it ideal for pre-made salad dressings and marinades. Unlike canola oil, it has minimal flavor allowing the flavor of other foods to shine through.

Learn More Buy Now

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