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Chicken Zucchini Mushrooms Stir Fry

Chicken Zucchini Mushrooms Stir Fry

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This Chicken Zucchini Mushrooms Stir Fry is a simple stir fry that we like to make! We marinade the chicken and then stir fry with sliced mushrooms and zucchini, and then either serve with white rice or noodles!

If you’re a fan of Panda Express’s Mushroom Chicken, you may like this dish! It’s got a lot of the same ingredients, however, I will definitely note that I prefer dark meat, so I use chicken thighs.

If you prefer white meat, you can cut chicken breast in to slices and make with this dish also. It’s up to you!

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Chicken Zucchini Mushrooms Stir Fry Recipe

First gather your ingredients. You will need:

  • 1 lb boneless chicken thigh, cut bite sized
  • Marinade:
    • 1 tsp cornstarch
    • 1/4 cup light soy sauce
    • 1 tsp sesame oil
    • 1 tablespoon rice wine vinegar
    • 2 teaspoons honey
    • 2 garlic, minced
  • 3 garlic, smashed
  • 1 tablespoon cooking oil
  • 8 ounces mushrooms, sliced
  • 1 medium zucchini, cut in half lengthwise and then sliced

With a knife, cut chicken in to bite size. In a mixing bowl, add the chicken marinade ingredients (chicken, cornstarch, soy sauce, sesame oil, rice wine vinegar, honey, minced garlic). Combine well and then set it aside to marinade for half hour.

In a cooking pan or wok, add cooking oil, and let it heat up on medium high.

Add chicken along with all the marinade sauce, and stir fry for about 2 minutes or until chicken is no longer translucent, and immediately remove chicken from heat by placing in a big plate or bowl and set aside (try to keep sauce in pan).

Add a little more cooking oil if your pan is too dry. Then, add smashed garlic, zucchini, and mushroom and stir fry for about 5 minutes, or until mushrooms and zucchini start getting tender.

Return the chicken back in to pan, and stir fry everything for about another 2-3 minutes or until chicken is cooked thoroughly and all the veggies are tender.

Remove from heat and serve!

Chicken Zucchini Mushrooms Stir Fry

Chicken Zucchini Mushrooms Stir Fry

This Chicken Zucchini Mushrooms Stir Fry is a simple stir fry that we like to make! We marinade the chicken and then stir fry with sliced mushrooms and zucchini, and then either serve with white rice or noodles!

Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 8 minutes

Ingredients

Marinade:

  • 1 tsp cornstarch
  • 1/4 cup light soy sauce
  • 1 tsp sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon rice wine vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • 2 garlic, minced

Stir Fry:

  • 1 lb boneless chicken thigh, cut bite sized
  • 3 garlic, smashed
  • 1 tablespoon cooking oil
  • 8 ounces mushrooms, sliced
  • 1 medium zucchini, cut in half lengthwise and then sliced

Instructions

    1. With a knife, cut chicken in to bite size. In a mixing bowl, add the chicken marinade ingredients (chicken, cornstarch, soy sauce, sesame oil, rice wine vinegar, honey, minced garlic). Combine well and then set it aside to marinade for half hour.
    2. In a cooking pan or wok, add cooking oil, and let it heat up on medium high.
    3. Add chicken along with all the marinade sauce, and stir fry for about 2 minutes or until chicken is no longer translucent, and immediately remove chicken from heat by placing in a big plate or bowl and set aside (try to keep sauce in pan).
    4. Add a little more cooking oil if your pan is too dry. Then, add smashed garlic, zucchini, and mushroom and stir fry for about 5 minutes, or until mushrooms and zucchini start getting tender.
    5. Return the chicken back in to pan, and stir fry everything for about another 2-3 minutes or until chicken is cooked thoroughly and all the veggies are tender.
    6. Remove from heat and serve!


Notes

You can also use sliced chicken breast, if you prefer white meat to dark meat.

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Duncan Edwards

Friday 26th of August 2022

We can smell the fragrance of this Asian treat, we love itπŸ˜›

TinaTsai

Friday 26th of August 2022

Haha thanks! It is a delicious dish :D

Judy Goldin

Thursday 18th of August 2022

I turned 78 today and have never stir fried in my life. Could I have some instructions please πŸ™ πŸ™‚?

TinaTsai

Friday 19th of August 2022

Sure! Here's my blog post all about how to stir fry: https://ohsnapletseat.com/2022/08/19/how-to-stir-fry/

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