Chicken & Almond Stir-Fry

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"Lots of lovely flavors in this including ginger."

Original recipe yields 4 servings


  • Serving Size: 1 (315.3 g)
  • Calories 568.1
  • Total Fat - 21 g
  • Saturated Fat - 3.4 g
  • Cholesterol - 80.2 mg
  • Sodium - 483.1 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 57.6 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 10.4 g
  • Sugars - 7.3 g
  • Protein - 42 g
  • Calcium - 110 mg
  • Iron - 4.6 mg
  • Vitamin C - 15.9 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.5 mg

Step 1

Thinly slice the chicken breasts.

Step 2

Combine the cornflour, egg whites, soy sauce and pepper. Stir until smooth before mixing with the chicken strips.

Step 3

Heat a wok or large frying pan, and add the oil, garlic and ginger. Stir-fry for 20-30 seconds, until you catch a whiff of toasted ginger and garlic.

Step 4

Add the chicken to the pan and stir-fry for a further 3 minutes.

Step 5

Stir in the oyster sauce, sherry and sugar, and fry for 2 minutes.

Step 6

Add the carrots and spring onions and cook briskly for another 2 minutes.

Step 7

Scatter over the bean sprouts, reheat and adjust the seasoning. Sprinkle with almond slivers and serve straight away.

Tips & Variations

No special items needed.



This is a very easy stir fry. Loved the bean sprouts in this recipe! I would like to add snow peas in next time. And the almonds add some wonderful crunch. We will make this again.

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(2 Jul 2021)

Daily Inspiration

We really enjoyed this easy to make stir-fry. Once you have all the ingredients ready, everything goes fast and you get a really nice result. Served over rice.

(3 Jul 2015)

Karen E

A very nice stirfry, always an excellent way to enjoy a great meal in very little time! Love almonds, any kind of nuts, in stirfry, this was lovely. Omitted the beansprouts as we are not great fans. Great recipe, thanks for sharing!!! Made for Consideration Tag Game

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(29 Apr 2015)