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Spicy Chicken with Broccoli Recipe

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This recipe for Spicy Chicken with Broccoli, by , is from The Extended Hargrove Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.


Added: Wednesday, August 9, 2006


2 whole chicken breasts (about 2 pounds)
2 teaspoons cornstarch
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon white pepper
1 pound broccoli
3 green onions (with tops)
1 hot green chili or 1 teaspoon dried red pepper flakes
3 tablespoons vegetable oil
2 tablespoons brown bean sauce
2 teaspoons finely chopped garlic
1 teaspoon sugar
1 teaspoon finely chopped gingerroot

Remove bones and skin from chicken breasts; cut chicken into 2 x 1/2-inch pieces. Toss chicken, cornstarch, salt and white pepper in medium bowl. Cover and refrigerate 20 minutes.
Pare outer layer from broccoli. Cut broccoli lengthwise into 1-inch-thick stems; remove florets. Cut stems diagonally into 1/4-inch slices. Place broccoli florets and stems in boiling water; heat to boiling. Cover and cook 1 minute; drain. Immediately rinse in cold water; drain. Cut green onions diagonally into 1-inch pieces. Remove seeds and membranes from chili. Cut chili into very thin slices.
Heat wok until very hot. Add 3 tablespoons oil; tilt wok to coat side. Add chili, brown bean sauce, garlic, sugar and gingerroot; stir-fry mixture 10 seconds. Add chicken; stir-fry 2 minutes or until chicken is white. Add broccoli and green onions; stir-fry 1 minute or until broccoli is hot.




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