Chicken With Mushrooms and Lemongrass

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

Nigel Slater, March 31. Haven't tried it yet, but it looks great.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oil in a wok or frying pan, and cook garlic, ginger, scallions, and lemongrass on medium high until the garlic is golden.
  2. Add peppers to pan and cook briefly before removing from heat.
  3. In the pan, pour in more peanut oil and heat until almost smoking.
  4. Add the chicken and leave it to brown.
  5. Fry, stirring, until golden and sticky on all sides.
  6. Add the mushrooms.
  7. When they are tender, add the spices back to the pan.
  8. Mix the lime juice, fish sauce, and sugar separately, then pour it into the hot pan.
  9. Toss in the basil or mint and eat immediately.

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