Sunday, July 17, 2011

Spicy Asian Noodles with Chicken

Spicy Asian Noodles with Chicken
Adapted from Cooking Light
By Erin at Dinners, Dishes and Desserts

1 Tbl Sesame Oil
1 Tbls fresh ginger, grated
2 garlic cloves, grated
2 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cooked and chopped  (you could use rotisserie chicken)
1/2 cup green onions, chopped
1/4 cup cilantro, chopped
3 Tbls low- sodium soy sauce
2 Tbls rice vinegar
2 Tbls hoisin sauce
2 tsp sambal oelek (chili paste)
1 (6.75 ounce) package thin rice sticks
Chopped peanuts for garnish

Heat 2 tsp oil in a small skillet, over med-high heat.  Saute the ginger and garlic for about 45 seconds.  Stirring constantly.  Place in a large bowl.  Stir in the remaining 1 tsp oil, chicken and the rest of the ingredients (expect the noodles). 

Cook noodles according to the package directions.  Drain and rinse.  Cut into smaller pieces.  Add the noodles to the chicken mixture.  Toss well to coat.  Serve with a few peanuts sprinkled on top.