Cold Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli

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Vicki Butts (lazyme)

By
@lazyme5909

I don't remember where I got this recipe but it sounds simple and good.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1 bunch
    broccoli, cut in 1-inch florets
  • 1/2 c
    creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 c
    hot water
  • 2
    garlic cloves
  • 1/4 c
    soy sauce
  • 1 tsp
    red chili pepper
  • 2 Tbsp
    red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 lb
    linguine
  • 2 Tbsp
    sesame oil
  • 1 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    scallions
  • 2
    chicken breasts, boneless and skinless (poached and shredded)

How to Make Cold Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large saucepan of boiling water, cook broccoli until bright green and crisp-tender, about 3 minutes.
  2. Drain into colander and rinse until cool; drain well.
  3. Combine peanut butter (or tahini) and water in a blender or food processor; mix until smooth.
  4. Add soy sauce, vinegar, sesame oil, sugar, garlic, and red pepper; blend.
  5. Put cooked chicken in medium bowl, add peanut-sesame sauce and toss to coat.
  6. Cover and let marinate in the refrigerator up to two hours.
  7. In a large pot of boiling salted water, cook noodles until tender but still firm to the bite. Drain and rinse under cold running water; drain well.
  8. In a large bowl, toss noodles with vegetable oil.
  9. Add chicken with sauce, broccoli, and scallions.
  10. Toss and serve slightly chilled or at room temperature.

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About Cold Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian



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