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Tasty Chinese Chicken with Peanuts

Tasty Chinese Chicken with Peanuts

Tasty Chinese Chicken with Peanuts Recipes

To have a unique blend of Chinese food, try this Tasty Chinese chicken recipe which is served with roasted peanuts garnished over chicken.


  • 2 teaspoons salt-reduced soy sauce, plus 1 tablespoon extra
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon cornflour
  • 500g chicken breast fillets, thinly sliced
  • 1 tablespoon Chinese rice wine or dry sherry
  • oil spray, to grease
  • 1 onion, cut in thin wedges
  • 1/2 teaspoon chilli flakes
  • 2 cloves garlic , crushed
  • 2 stalks celery, thinly sliced
  • 2 small red capsicums, deseeded, thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons chopped roasted peanuts, to garnish
  • 4 cups cooked rice, to serve


Step 1 Place soy sauce in a bowl with sesame oil and cornflour. Add chicken and toss until evenly coated then set aside to marinate for 10 minutes. Combine extra soy sauce and Chinese rice wine in a small bowl. Set aside.

Step 2 Spray a large wok with oil and place over a high heat. Add chicken in batches and stir-fry for 3-5 minutes until golden and cooked through. Remove from heat and set aside.

Step 3 Return wok to a high heat and spray with a little more oil. Add onion, chilli flakes and garlic. Stir-fry for 2 minutes or until golden. Add celery and capsicums. Stir-fry for 2 more minutes. Return chicken to wok with the reserved sauce and simmer for 1-2 minutes or until heated through. Garnish with peanuts and serve with rice.

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