Feeling like stir fry take out tonight? Make it at home in 25 minutes and control your ingredients.
Approximate Prep and Cooking Time: 25 minutes
Approximate Cost: Under $8.00 (or$2.00/serving)
1 large chicken breast cut is slices ($1.50)
5 cloves of garlic, chopped (.50)
1 large onion, cut in medium size pieces (.75)
1 cup of broccoli cut in florets ($1.00)
1-2 large carrots cut in slices about ¼ inch thick (.75)
¼ cup olive oil (.75)
1 tbsp. lemon juice (.30)
¼ cup beef broth (.50)
¼ cup of soy sauce (or more to taste) (.85)
½ box of Angel hair Pasta (Or any pasta of your choice) (.75)
Cut and marinate the chicken with 1 tbsp. olive oil, 1tbsp. soy sauce, and the lemon juice and set aside.
Start cooking the angel hair pasta according to the package instruction.
Meantime, while the pasta cooks, prep and sauté the onion, carrots, and broccoli for about 4 minutes until a bit tender but still crunchy. Add the garlic. Set aside.
Sauté the chicken until almost golden for few minutes. Add the cooked veggies, stir.
Drain the pasta, save ¼ cup of the water, add it to the chicken and veggies, add more soy sauce and beef broth as needed for smooth texture. Serve immediately.
HACK: You can serve this stir fry with a side salad and avocado slices.
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