Free Recipe Braised Chicken Breast

Recipe Type: P Recipes

Recipe Preparation: boil

Cooking Ingredients for Braised Chicken Breast Recipe

3 Dried black mushrooms
1 (large) chicken breast
1 tb Cornstarch
1 tb Soy sauce
1/2 ts Salt
1/2 lb Leeks
1/2 c Bamboo shoots
2 tb Smoked ham
2 -(up to)
3 tb Oil
2 tb Oil
1 c Water
1 tb Sherry
2 tb Soy sauce
1 tb Cornstarch
2 tb Water
1 ts Sugar
Worcestershire sauce

Braised Chicken Breast Preparation

1. Soak dried mushrooms. 2. Skin and bone chicken breast and cut in 2-inch squares. Combine cornstarch, soy sauce and salt. Add to chicken and toss gently to coat. 3. Cut leeks in 1-inch sections; slice bamboo shoots and soaked mushrooms. Mince ham. 4. Heat oil. Add leeks and stir-fry to brown lightly; then remove. Heat remaining oil. Add chicken; stir-fry until it loses its pinkness. Return leeks to pan. 5. Add water and bring to a boil. Stir in sherry and remaining soy sauce; then reduce heat and simmer, covered, 10 minutes. 6. Add sliced bamboo shoots and mushrooms; simmer, covered, 20 minutes more. Remove chicken and vegetables, leaving liquids in pan. Arrange on a serving platter and keep warm. 7. Blend remaining cornstarch and cold water to a paste; stir in sugar. Then add to liquids in pan, stirring to thicken. Pour sauce over chicken. Garnish with ham, sprinkle with Worcestershire Sauce and serve. NOTE: This Shanghai style dish is sometimes called Princess Chicken. From <The Thousand Recipe Chinese Cookbook>, ISBN 0-517-65870-4.

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Recipe Serves: 4

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