Whip up a speedy and nutrient-packed stir-fry for a quick dinner fix. For an extra kick of flavor, consider spicing it up with some chili in the luscious peanut dressing.
- 65g brown basmati rice
- 2 tsp olive oil
- 15g ginger, peeled and cut into thin matchsticks
- 2 small red onions (160g), cut into wedges
- 160g broccoli, broken into florets, stem finely chopped
- 2 carrots (160g), halved lengthways, then cut into diagonal slices
- 1 red chilli, finely chopped (optional)
- 200g chicken breast, cut into thin strips
- ½ tsp ground cumin
- 1 tbsp crunchy peanut butter
- 1 tbsp wheat-free tamari/ soy sauce/ fish sauce
- 1 tbsp brown rice vinegar
- STEP 1 Cook the rice following pack instructions, then drain. Heat the oil in a non-stick wok over a high heat and fry the ginger and red onions for 2 mins. Add the broccoli stem, carrots and chilli, if using, and cook for 1 min.
- STEP 2 Tip in the chicken and cumin, stir-fry briefly, then add the broccoli florets and 3 tbsp water. Cover and leave to steam for 3-4 mins, or until the broccoli florets are just tender and the chicken is cooked through.
- STEP 3 Meanwhile, mix the peanut butter with the tamari and vinegar. Stir the sauce into the veg and chicken, then serve over the cooked rice.
SOURCE: BBC GOOD FOOD