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Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? Here's the perfect recipe to try out: this Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!

Thai Chicken Cashew

Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? This Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!

Course Main Course
Cuisine Thai
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 2
Calories per serving 356 kcal

Ingredients

  • 7 oz fresh chicken breast (200 g)
  • ¼ cup chicken stock (60 ml)
  • 1 tbsp oyster sauce
  • 1 tsp soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp fish sauce
  • 1 tsp brown sugar
  • 1 tsp garlic paste
  • ½ green bell pepper diced finely
  • ½ red bell pepper diced finely
  • 1 tsp cornstarch
  • 1 red chili thinly sliced
  • 2 handfuls fresh mint
  • a handful cashew nuts toasted
  • vegetable oil

Instructions

  1. Dice the chicken breast finely and transfer it to a large baking dish or bowl. Sprinkle with the oyster sauce, fish sauce, soy sauce and brown sugar.
  2. Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? Here's the perfect recipe to try out: this Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!
  3. Stir the chicken well so that it is well coated with the marinade on all sides. Let the chicken rest at room temperature for 10 minutes. Pour a little vegetable oil in a large wok or non-stick pan and place it over high heat until it starts to smoke. Add the garlic paste and sliced chili.

  4. Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? Here's the perfect recipe to try out: this Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!
  5. Stirfry for a couple of seconds. Add the marinated chicken and remaining marinade.
  6. Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? Here's the perfect recipe to try out: this Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!
  7. Add the diced bell pepper.
  8. Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? Here's the perfect recipe to try out: this Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!
  9. Stir fry the ingredients for 2 minutes until the chicken looks cooked. In the meantime reheat the chicken stock, stir in the cornstarch and pour this over the chicken.
  10. Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? Here's the perfect recipe to try out: this Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!
  11. Stir well again. Let the stock reduce and thicken for 2 minutes. Add the toasted cashew nuts.
  12. Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? Here's the perfect recipe to try out: this Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!
  13. Sprinkle with the freshly chopped mint.
  14. Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? Here's the perfect recipe to try out: this Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!
  15. Check the seasoning and add extra fish sauce, soy sauce or oyster sauce to taste if necessary. I like to make my cashew chicken quite rich so I added more oyster and soy sauce. Transfer the chicken onto plates and serve immediately.
  16. Fancy a homemade Thai dinner tonight? Here's the perfect recipe to try out: this Thai chicken cashew dinner is so easy to make!