Easy Chicken Stir Fry Noodles is the perfect recipe for busy weeknights. Best of all, this dish is simple to customize with any leftover protein and vegetables.
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Quick and simple stir-fries and noodles are our favorite things to make during the week. They come together in less than 30 minutes and are great for using up ingredients you have in your fridge and pantry.
With spring just around the corner, I am extremely excited to have more options of fresh produce to cook with.
These Chicken Stir Fry Noodles are packed with a ton of spring vegetables and bursting with flavor thanks to the help of Soy Vay®.
Their high quality sauces and marinades come in a variety of delicious and unexpected flavor combinations. I love that they are so versatile and contain no preservatives. We are all about easy and flavorful meals around here and these sauces make it easy to create impressive meals with less effort.
SO HOW DO YOU MAKE THESE CHICKEN STIR-FRY NOODLES
- You’re going to start off by soaking the rice noodles in a [amazon_textlink asin=’B002NQNBRI’ text=’big bowl’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’lifmadswe09-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’ef209cd6-3e8e-11e8-af87-edad050986ab’] of hot water. The great thing about rice noodles is that they are gluten free and are ready in about 8 minutes. The ones I used for this recipe are about 1/4″ thick like you would find in Pad Thai or Pho. You can usually find them in the Asian aisle at most large grocery stores.
- Next, you’re going to brown the chicken over medium-high heat in a [amazon_textlink asin=’B001BSOX62′ text=’large wok’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’lifmadswe09-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’f9b53311-3e8e-11e8-8df1-478b930b766d’] or skillet then transfer to a plate. Saute the ginger, garlic and vegetables until they are just crisp tender.
- A well-balanced and flavorful sauce is the most crucial component when you want to make a memorable noodle dish. The base of this sauce starts with Soy Vay®’s Veri Veri Teriyaki® Marinade and Sauce. It’s deliciously sweet, savory and we combined it with a hint of orange and red chili paste to add an unexpected sweet tang and kick of heat
- All that’s left to do is toss everything up in the pan until coated and heated through.
Serve hot with some roasted cashews along with a sprinkle of sesame seeds and you’ve got a mouthwatering dish for National Sauce Month or any spring occasion!
Chicken Stir Fry Noodles is the perfect easy recipe for busy weeknights. Best of all, this dish is simple to customize with any leftover protein and vegetables.
- 1 lb or 2 medium boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-inch cubes
- 1/8 teaspoon sea salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper, or to taste
- 2 teaspoons sesame oil divided
- 6 ounces uncooked quarter inch thick gluten free dried rice noodles found in the Asian aisle of the grocery store
- 3 Tablespoons olive oil divided
- 3 cups broccoli florets
- 1/2 cup grated carrots
- 1/2 bell pepper cut into thin strips
- 3 cloves garlic minced
- 2/3 cups Soy Vay®’s Veri Veri Teriyaki® Marinade and Sauce
- 1 teaspoon cornstarch or arrowroot starch
- 3 Tablespoon fresh orange juice plus more as needed to thin out sauce
- 1/2 teaspoon chili garlic paste red pepper chili flakes or Sriracha sauce, optional, to taste
- toasted sesame seeds for garnish
- 1/4 cup roasted cashews for garnish
- Season chicken with salt, black pepper, and 1/2 teaspoon sesame oil. Set aside.
- Prepare the noodles according to package directions. Drain and set aside.
Heat a large wok or skillet over medium-high heat. Add 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil and saute chicken until cooked through about 4-5 minutes. Transfer to a plate.
- Return pan to heat and add remaining olive oil. Add the garlic, ginger, broccoli, and grated carrots. Cook until the vegetables are just crisp tender, about 2-3 minutes.
- Meanwhile, whisk together the Soy Vay® Veri Veri Teryiaki® sauce, cornstarch, orange juice, and chili garlic paste. Stir into the pan along with the cooked chicken and prepared noodles. Allow sauce to bubble and thicken up and toss to coat well. Adjust seasonings with salt and pepper as needed.
- Serve hot topped with sesame seeds, if desired.
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