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Chinese Chicken Chow Mein With Spring Greens

Chinese Chicken Chow Mein With Spring Greens

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Prep Time

30 min

Cuisine

Chinese

Chow mein means stir-fried noodles, and for this Chinese takeaway classic you'll flash-cook British chicken, noodles and spring greens with soy sauce and nutty sesame oil. Time to chow down!

Prep Time

30 min

Cuisine

Chinese

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Ingredients
For 2 people (double for 4)
garlic-clove
2 garlic cloves
fresh-ginger
15g fresh root ginger
Spring-onion
2 spring onions
Spring-greens
150g spring greens
Carrot
1 carrot
Sesame-oil
1 toasted sesame oil sachet (15ml) †
Soy-sauce-sachet
1 soy sauce sachet (30ml) †
Shaoxing wine (3.18)
1 Chinese rice wine sachet (15ml)
Sesame-seeds
1 toasted sesame seed sachet (5g) †
medium egg noodles (2)
130g medium egg noodles †
2 x 125g British chicken breast fillets
2 x 125g British chicken breast fillets
You Will Need
Salt, vegetable oil

Nutritional Information*

Percentages are based on an adult's daily intake

  • 1 garlic clove
  • 15g fresh root ginger
  • 1 spring onion
  • 150g spring greens
  • 1 carrot
  • 1 toasted sesame oil sachet (15ml)<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 soy sauce sachet (30ml)<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 Chinese rice wine sachet (15ml)
  • 1 toasted sesame seed sachet (5g)<span class="strong">†</span>
  • Medium egg noodles (2 nests)<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 2 x 125g British chicken breast fillets
Typical Values per 100g per serving
Energy 593 kJ
140 kcal
2133 kJ
505 kcal
Fat
of which saturates
3.4 g
0.6 g
12.3 g
2.1 g
Carbohydrate
of which sugars
15.2 g
1.9 g
54.8 g
6.9 g
Fibre 1.1 g 3.9 g
Protein 11.6 g 41.6 g
Salt 0.94 g 3.38 g
*Gousto’s nutritional information only applies to ingredients supplied by Gousto. The cooking process and additional ingredients added at home (listed under “What you’ll need”) will affect total values.
Ingredients contain
1 garlic clove
garlic
15g fresh root ginger
ginger
1 spring onion
spring onion
150g spring greens
spring greens(100%)
1 carrot
carrot
1 toasted sesame oil sachet (15ml)
sesame seed (100%). Produced in a factory that handles nuts, peanuts, soya, mustard, celery and fish.
1 soy sauce sachet (30ml)
water, soya bean, wheat (gluten), salt, alcohol (ethanol)
1 Chinese rice wine sachet (15ml)
rice wine (100%)
1 toasted sesame seed sachet (5g)
whole hulled sesame seeds (100%), . Produced in a factory that handles nuts, soya, mustard, celery and fish.
Medium egg noodles (2 nests)
wheat flour (calcium carbonate, iron, niacin, thiamin), pasteurised free range whole egg (5%), salt, colour (carotenes), firming agents: potassium carbonate, sodium carbonate, acidity regulator: citric acid.
2 x 125g British chicken breast fillets
Chicken breast
Allergens
  • Allergens highlighted by † (sesame, gluten, soya, egg)

In addition to the recipe specific allergen information provided, due to production and packing methods Gousto boxes may also contain low levels of the following allergens: Cereals containing gluten; Crustaceans; Eggs; Fish; Peanuts; Soya; Milk; Nuts: almonds, hazelnuts, walnuts, cashews ,pecan nuts ,brazil nuts, pistachio nuts, macadamia nuts; Celery; Sesame; Sulphur dioxide and Sulphites; Lupin; Molluscs; Mustard.

Cooking Instructions
Instructions for 2 people (double for 4)
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Peel and finely chop (or grate) the garlic and ginger

Trim, then slice the spring onions lengthways until you have thin strips and top, tail, peel and chop the carrot[s] into thin matchsticks

Rip the leaves off the spring greens, discard the tough stalks, then layer the leaves over each other, roll them up and slice into thin strips

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Boil a kettle

Chop the chicken breasts into small bite-sized pieces

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Heat a large, wide-based pan (preferably non-stick) with a generous drizzle of vegetable oil over a medium-high heat

Once hot, add the chopped chicken with a pinch of salt and cook for 3-4 min or until starting to brown

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Meanwhile, add the medium egg noodles to a pot with a large pinch of salt and cover them with boiled water until they're fully submerged

Bring to the boil over a high heat and cook for 4-5 min until they're tender with a slight bite

Once done, drain the noodles and set aside

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Once the chicken has browned, add the chopped garlic, gingersliced spring greens, carrot and spring onions to the pan and cook for 4-5 min or until beginning to soften and the chicken is cooked through (no pink meat!)

Reduce the heat to low and add the soy sauce and Chinese rice wine and cook for 1 min further

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Add the toasted sesame oil to the drained noodles and give everything a good mix up – these are your sesame noodles

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Transfer the sesame noodles to the pan and cook for 1-2 min or until the noodles are coated in the sauce – this is your chicken chow mein with spring greens

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