Thai Peanut Chicken and Noodles

You can make this restaurant favorite at home in just 30 minutes!

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time
  • ingredients 14
  • servings 5

Ingredients

6
oz. (2 3/4 cups) uncooked fine egg noodles
1/4
cup creamy peanut butter
1/2
teaspoon finely chopped gingerroot
1/4
teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
1/4
cup soy sauce
1/4
cup water
1
tablespoon oil
2
cups small fresh broccoli florets
1 1/2
cups (about 4 oz.) sliced fresh mushrooms
1
cup fresh baby carrots, quartered lengthwise
1
medium red bell pepper, cut into thin bite-sized strips
1
(9-oz.) pkg. frozen diced cooked chicken breast, thawed
1/4
cup coarsely chopped dry-roasted peanuts
Chopped fresh cilantro, if desired
  • 1 Cook noodles as directed on package. Drain; cover to keep warm.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in small bowl, combine peanut butter, gingerroot, pepper flakes and 2 tablespoons of the soy sauce; beat with wire whisk until blended. Gradually beat in remaining soy sauce and water until smooth. Set aside.
  • 3 Heat oil in 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Add broccoli, mushrooms, carrots and bell pepper; cook 4 to 6 minutes or until vegetables are crisp-tender, stirring occasionally. Add chicken; cook and stir until thoroughly heated.
  • 4 Reduce heat to medium. Stir peanut butter mixture; stir into mixture in skillet. Add cooked noodles; toss gently to coat. Cook and stir until thoroughly heated. Sprinkle with peanuts and cilantro.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 1/2 Cups
    Calories
    380
    (
    Calories from Fat
    155),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    17g
    17%
    (Saturated Fat
    3g,
    3%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    75mg
    75%;
    Sodium
    1220mg
    1220%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    34g
    34%
    (Dietary Fiber
    5g
    5%
      Sugars
    5g
    5%
    ),
    Protein
    28g
    28%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    100%;
    Vitamin C
    66%;
    Calcium
    6%;
    Iron
    18%;
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Starch; 1 Vegetable; 3 Very Lean Meat; 3 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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