Chinese Chicken and Broccoli

1
Barbara Scott

By
@Feebs17

For a quick and easy meal that is sure to satisfy anyone who loves Chinese food. Enjoy!

Rating:

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Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2
    cups beef broth
  • 1/4
    cup soy sauce
  • 1/4
    cup cornstarch
  • 1
    tsp. honey (optional)
  • 1/2
    tsp. five spice powder (optional)
  • 1
    rounded tsp. garlic powder
  • 2
    tbsp. oyster sauce
  • 1/2
    tsp. red pepper flakes
  • 1/4
    tsp. black pepper
  • 3/4
    tsp. onion powder
  • 1/4
    tsp. mustard powder
  • 1
    32 oz. pkg. frozen broccoli florets
  • 8
    chicken tenders

How to Make Chinese Chicken and Broccoli

Step-by-Step

  1. Pour 1 cup of the beef broth into a saucepan. Measure out second cup of broth and mix in cornstarch. Set second one aside.
  2. Into the beef broth in saucepan, add the rest of the ingredients, except cornstarch mixture, and stir well. Heat to boiling and add broth/cornstarch mixture. Stir well with a whisk under thickened and smooth.
  3. Clean chicken tenders and fry in a skillet with enough oil to cover the bottom of pan with salt/pepper to taste and sprinkle a bit of garlic powder of all the pieces. Do not overcook or the chicken will be tough and dry. Cover and keep warm until broccoli is done.
  4. Cook broccoli in salted water until there is a bit of a bite left in the broccoli. Do not over cook.
  5. Slice chicken into desired pieces and add to drained broccoli. Start adding sauce to broc/chicken to cover but not drown it. Serve.

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About Chinese Chicken and Broccoli

Course/Dish: Chicken Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Chinese
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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