Cold Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli

Vicki Butts (lazyme)


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

★★★★★ 1 vote
20 Min
5 Min
Stove Top


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

How to Make Cold Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli


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