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Kung Pao Chicken

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  • 1 Knorr Chicken Stock Pot
  • 2 tbsp reduced salt soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp tomato puree
  • 1 tsp caster sugar
  • 1 tsp cornflour
  • 400 grams chicken breast fillets skinless, diced
  • 1 tbsp sunflower oil
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 2 cm piece root ginger, finely grated
  • 3 large whole dried chillies, finely chopped
  • 300 grams canned water chestnuts, drained and chopped
  • 20 ml rice wine vinegar
  • 60 grams dry-roasted peanuts

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION

 

Amount per serving

Energy (kcal)

309kcal

Energy (kJ)

1299kJ

Protein (g)

27.3g

Carbohydrate incl. fibre (g)

19.1g

Carbohydrate excl. fibre (g)

16.4g

Sugar (g)

6.2g

Fibre (g)

2.7g

Fat (g)

14.4g

Saturated fat (g)

2.1g

Unsaturated fat (g)

10.4g

Monounsaturated fat (g)

6.4g

Polyunsaturated fat (g)

4.0g

Trans fat (g)

0.0g

Cholesterol (mg)

64mg

Sodium (mg)

899mg

Salt (g)

2.25g

Vitamin A (IU)

1275IU

Vitamin C (mg)

2.0mg

Calcium (mg)

20mg

Iron (mg)

1.60mg

Potassium (mg)

734mg

Total

1238kcal

5197kJ

109.3g

76.4g

65.6g

24.9g

10.9g

57.6g

8.2g

41.8g

25.8g

16.0g

0.1g

257mg

3595mg

8.99g

5102IU

7.9mg

81mg

6.40mg

2936mg


  • 1 To make the marinade, dissolve the Knorr Chicken Stock Pot in 2 tablespoons of boiling water. Add the soy sauce, tomato puree, sugar and cornflour.
  • 2 Add the diced chicken to the marinade and coat well.
  • 3 Heat oil in a wok or large frying pan over high heat. Add the chicken pieces and cook for 8 minutes, until starting to colour.
  • 4 Add the garlic, ginger, chillies, water chestnuts and rice wine vinegar and cook for a further 3 minutes, until garlic and ginger have softened and chicken is thoroughly cooked through. Add the roasted peanuts just before serving.