CHICKEN TERIYAKI WITH CUCUMBER PICKLE
Poultry
30 Min
pretty easy
4 People
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Chicken teriyaki with cucumber pickle - Sticky teriyaki with stir fried vegetables and pickled cucumber on a bed of rice. Finished with a cashew and sesame seed crumb.
1. Place rice in a saucepan, cover with x 1.5 amount of water. Cover with a lid, cook on lowest heat for 10-15 minutes. Remove from heat, stand for 5 minutes. Stir carefully with a fork.

2. Julienne or ribbon the cucumber and carrot. Place in a bowl with 1 tbsp vinegar and 1/2 tbsp sugar. Season with salt and set aside.

3. Combine soy sauce, 4 tbsp vinegar, 4 tbsp sugar and 2 tbsp sesame oil in a bowl. Add diced chicken pieces to marinate.

4. Deseed and slice capsicum, slice asian vegetables into 5cm pieces. Heat frypan or wok over medium-high heat with 1 tbsp sesame oil. Stir fry vegetables for 2-3 minutes, or until tender. Remove from pan and keep warm.

5. Increase pan heat to medium-high. Add chicken to cook for 8-10 minutes, or until cooked through and sauce is reduced. Slice chives and toss in to coat.

6. Roughly chop cashews (see notes). Divide rice between bowls. Top with chicken, vegetables and pickle. Garnish with chopped cashew/sesame seed mix to serve.

Tip!
Quickly chop the nuts in a small food processor if you have one.
basmati rice 300g

continental cucumber 1/2
carrot 1
vinegar 1 tbsp
sugar 1/2 tbsp

soy sauce 6 tbsp
vinegar 4 tbsp
sugar 4 tbsp
sesame oil 2 tbsp
diced chicken thigh fillets 600g

red capsicum 1
Asian greens 1 bunch

chives 1/2 bunch

roast cashew/sesame mix 1 packet

From your pantry: Oil, salt & pepper