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Chicken Curry

with Bamboo Shoots and Snow Peas

Recipe development: EAT SMARTER
Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry - Fast food, Asian style - delicious, fresh and crisp

20 min.


for 2 servings
3 ounces Snow pea
4 ounces Thai asparagus (or thin green asparagus)
4 ounces Bamboo shoots (drained, from a jar)
7 ounces Cherry tomatoes
4 ounces pre-cooked Wheat grains (cooking bag, 10 minutes of cooking time)
1 Chicken breast (about 150 grams)
2 tablespoons Vegetable oil
1 teaspoon yellow Curry paste
¾ cup Coconut milk (9% fat)
½ bunch Thai basil
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Kitchen utensils

1 Cutting board, 1 Small knife, 1 Large knife, 1 Measuring cups, 1 Slotted spatula, 1 Paper towel, 1 Sieve, 1 Tablespoon, 1 Teaspoon, 1 Pot, 1 Wok

Preparation steps

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Chicken Curry preparation step 1

Trim snow peas, rinse, drain and cut in half diagonally.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 2

Rinse asparagus, pat dry and cut off the woody ends. Cut asparagus in half diagonally.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 3

Drain the bamboo shoots. Rinse and halve the tomatoes.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 4

Cook wheat grains in boiling salted water according to package instructions.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 5

Meanwhile, rinse chicken, pat dry with paper towels and cut into strips.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 6

Heat wok, add the oil and swirl to coat the wok. Add chicken strips and brown over high heat while stirring. Season chicken with salt and pepper and remove from wok. Drain off oil.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 7

Add peas and asparagus to wok and fry over high heat, stirring constantly for 1 minute.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 8

Stir in curry paste and coconut milk and bring to a boil.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 9

Add strips of chicken, bamboo shoots and tomatoes and simmer for 2 minutes on medium heat. Season to taste with salt.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 10

Rinse Thai basil, shake dry, pluck off the leaves and fold into the vegetables.

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Chicken Curry preparation step 11

Drain and carefully open the cooking bag. Distribute wheat grains on 2 plates and serve with the chicken curry.

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