Asparagus Shiitake Chicken With Sesame Rice

READY IN: 10mins




  • Asparagus Shiitake Chicken:
  • Cut asparagus into 1/2-inch pieces, removing tough root end.
  • Chop garlic.
  • Remove and discard mushroom stems; cut mushrooms into quarters.
  • Cut chicken into small bite-size pieces; place in medium bowl (wash hands).
  • Sprinkle 2 tablespoons flour over chicken and toss until evenly coated. Whisk in second bowl: remaining 2 tablespoons flour, stock, honey, soy sauce, ginger paste, pepper flakes, and garlic until blended; set aside.
  • Preheat large, nonstick sauté pan on medium-high 2–3 minutes. Place oil in pan, then add chicken; cook and stir 3–4 minutes or until browned. Remove chicken from pan.
  • Place asparagus, mushrooms, and green onions in same pan; cook and stir 3–4 minutes or until mushrooms are tender.
  • Reduce heat on pan to low. Stir in chicken and soy sauce mixture; simmer 2–3 minutes or until chicken is 165°F and sauce begins to thicken. Serve.
  • Sesame Rice:
  • Microwave rice following package instructions. Squeeze lime for juice (1 tablespoon).
  • Stir remaining ingredients into rice. Serve.