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Pad Thai Chicken with Noodles

RECIPE OVERVIEW

When making the Pad Thai sauce it might seem that we are using a lot of honey, but you need it to balance out the sourness of the tamarind - this balance is what makes Pad Thai taste so amazing!

Preparation time: 5 minutes

Cooking time: 10 minutes

Ingredients

Serves: 4 people

  • 75 ml Chicken Stock Cube
  • 1 - Fresh SuperValu Mixed Chilli
    minced
  • 1 tbsp Rapeseed Oil
    for stir-frying
  • 1 tsp SuperValu Cornflour
    dissolved in 3 tbsp Soy Sauce
  • 350 g SuperValu Fresh Chicken Fillets
    cut into strips
  • 100 g SuperValu Fresh Coriander
  • 4 cloves SuperValu Garlic
    minced
  • 150 g SuperValu Goodness Mixed Nuts
    crushed or roughly chopped (such as cashew nuts)
  • 3 - SuperValu Scallions
    sliced
  • 200 g Thai Rice Noodles
Pad Thai Sauce
  • 2 tbsp Fish Sauce
    more to taste
  • 1 tbsp SuperValu Honey
  • 1 - SuperValu Lime
    wedged, for serving
  • 1 tbsp Tamarind
  • 1 pinch White Pepper
    to season

Method

  1. Cook the noodles as per pack instructions, then remove from the heat and drain and rinse in cold water, set aside.
  2. To make the Pad Thai Sauce, combine all the ingredients together in a small bowl.
  3. In a separate bowl combine the cornflour and soy sauce then place the chicken into the bowl and stir to ensure the chicken is coated.
  4. Drizzle a little oil in a Wok or large frying pan.
  5. Add the garlic and chilli and cook for 30 seconds, then add the coated chicken.
  6. When all the liquid has evaporated add the chicken stock, a little at a time.
  7. Toss in the noodles and stir fry until the chicken has cooked through (approximately 6-7 minutes).
  8. Pour in the Pad Thai sauce and gentle lift and turn the noodles.
  9. Stir fry for a further 1-2 mins.
  10. Taste test for seasoning and add a further splash of fish sauce if desired.
  11. Lift noodles onto a serving plate.
  12. Top with generous amounts of fresh coriander, spring onion, and crushed/chopped nuts.
  13. Add fresh lime wedges to squeeze over each portion.

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