This recipe is for those who prefer a little heat in their main dish. Garlic, ginger, and red pepper flakes add an interesting combination of flavors to this 30-minute recipe.

Source: Family Circle

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Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
cook:
10 mins
total:
30 mins
Servings:
4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat oil in a medium-size skillet over medium heat. Add garlic and ginger to pan; cook 1 minute. Stir in mushrooms, scallions, red pepper flakes and 1/4 teaspoon each of the salt and pepper; cook 3 minutes, stirring often.

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  • Reduce heat to medium. Add chicken to pan and sprinkle with remaining 1/4 teaspoon each salt and pepper. Cook, stirring, for 4 minutes or until cooked through.

  • Stir in soy sauce, vinegar and cilantro; cook 2 minutes. Serve with rice, if desired.

  • Chicken recipes adapted from Not Your Mothers Weeknight Cooking, by Beth Hensperger. Copyright ©2008, used by permission of the Harvard Common Press.

Nutrition Facts

176 calories; fat 5g; cholesterol 66mg; saturated fat 1g; carbohydrates 4g; insoluble fiber 1g; protein 28g; sodium 516mg.
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