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Chinese Chicken Salad Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Linda Clark

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 pounds chicken parts ( I often use a whole, cut- up chicken which has more meat)
Chicken marinade-2 T soy sauce
1 T sherry
1 tsp sugar
2 tsp minced garlic
2 tsp minced ginger
salt and pepper
2 oz. package bean thread
2 stalks green onion
1 head iceberg lettuce
1 bunch cilantro
tsp dry mustard
tsp salt, tsp pepper
1 T salad oil
2 T sesame oil
2 T soy sauce
2 T vinegar
3 T toasted sesame seeds

Directions:
Directions:
Preparation- Place chicken in marinade for several hours. Bake skin side up in 350 degree oven 45 minutes. Cool and shred chicken into small pieces. Deep fry bean thread in small batches in 2 cups oil. Take out and drain on paper towel. Shred green onions and lettuce. Wash and cut coriander into 1 inch lengths.
Assembling: Place chicken, lettuce, green onions, and cilantro in large bowl. Mix with dry mustard, salt & pepper. Toss well. Add sesame oil, salad, oil, soy sauce, vinegar, toasted sesame seeds and of fried bean threads. Mix. Top with remaining bean threads.
Do ahead- Bake and shred chicken and deep fry bean threads the day befrore. Store bean threads in an air tight container. Shred the greens early in the day and keep in plastic bags, Toss salad just before serving.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
overnight and a couple hours
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I often double the dressing in a salad dressing carafe. Then you can add more dressing at the table.

 

 

 

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