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China Sun Chicken

 

Total Time: 40 min (Prep 25 min; Cook 15 min)

Yield: 3 servings

 

Ingredients

 

2 tablespoons vegetable oil

1 pound skinless, boneless chicken breast halves - cut into 1/2 inch pieces

2 carrots, julienned

2 cloves garlic, pressed

1 teaspoon ground ginger

4 shallots, chopped

1 bell pepper, slivered

1 (20 ounce) can pineapple chunks in natural juice, liquid drained and reserved

1/2 cup water

2 tablespoons soy sauce

1 tablespoon cornstarch

1 teaspoon white vinegar

1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes

 

Directions

China Sun Chicken

 

1.Heat the oil in a wok or large skillet over medium-high heat; cook the chicken and carrots in the hot oil until the chicken is no longer pink in the center and the carrots are tender, about 5 minutes. Stir in the garlic and ginger; cook another 1 minute. Add the shallots and bell pepper; cook another 1 minute.

 

2.Whisk together 3 tablespoons of the reserved liquid from the canned pineapple chunks along with the pineapple chunks, the water, soy sauce, cornstarch, vinegar, and pepper flakes; stir into the chicken and vegetable mixture and bring to a boil, stirring until the sauce thickens.