Sweet Pepper Chicken Stir-Fry
1 8 ounces boned skinless chicken breast halves
3 tablespoons soy sauce
1 tablespoon dry sherry Nonstick spray coating
1 medium onion, cut into wedges
2 medium green or sweet red peppers, thinly sliced
1 1/2 cups sliced fresh mushrooms
1 tablespoon cooking oil
1 teaspoon grated gingerroot
1 8-ounce can bamboo shoots, drained
1/4 cup chicken broth
1 teaspoon cornstarch
Cut chicken into 1/2-inch pieces. Place in a bowl; stir in soy sauce and sherry. Let stand for 30 minutes. Spray a cold wok
or large skillet with nonstick spray coating; preheat over medium-high heat. Add onion; stir-fry 2 minutes. Add peppers; stir-fry 1 minute. Add mushrooms; stir-fry about 1 minute more or till vegetables are crisptender. Remove vegetables from wok or skillet; set aside.
Drain chicken, reserving the marinade. Add oil to wok. Add gingerroot; stir-fry 15 seconds. Add half the chicken; stirfry 3 to 4 minutes or till no longer pink. Remove. Stir-fry remaining chicken for 3 to 4 minutes or till no longer pink. Return all chicken, vegetables, and bamboo shoots to wok; push from center of wok.
Stir broth, cornstarch, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper into reserved marinade; add to wok. Cook and stir till slightly thickened; toss gently to coat chicken mixture. Measure and refrigerate 2 cups mixture for Chinese Burritos. Serve remaining mixture while hot.
Preparation Time: 10 min.
Marinating Time: 30 min.
Cooking Time: 15 min.
NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION PER SERVING:
73 mg cholesterol
613 mg sodium
621 mg potassium
-Low Fat -Low Cholesterol