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    Tender, flavorful chunks of chicken in an easy homemade sauce and cashews. This easy, 30 minute skillet cashew chicken will be a hit at the dinner table. Serve over rice and garnish with green onions.

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup low-sodium chicken broth
    • 1/3 cup low-sodium soy sauce
    • 1/4 cup hoisin sauce
    • 2 tablespoons rice vinegar
    • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
    • 4 cloves garlic, finely minced or pressed
    • 2 teaspoons fresh grated ginger
    • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
    • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 2 lbs boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into small bite-size chunks
    • salt & pepper
    • 1 cup cashews, unsalted or lightly salted
    • 1 tablespoon cold water
    • chopped green onions, for garnish

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 2605 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 108 g 166.43%
    • Saturated Fat: 26 g 131.1%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 727 mg 242.34%
    • Sodium: 11149 mg 464.56%
    • Calcium: 184 mg 18.4%
    • Potassium: 1536 mg 43.89%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 28 mg 153.83%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 138 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 9 g 36.56%
    • Sugar: 68 g
    • Protein: 284 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 15 g
    • Vitamin A 22.64%
    • Vitamin C 31.73%
    • Vitamin D 1.75%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat15
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat39
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total39 oz-eq

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