Thai Chicken Tenders

Thai Chicken Tenders


"This Thai-inspired dish can be made in less than 15 minutes. Strips of skinless chicken breast are cooked in sesame oil, and then coated with a sweet and spicy peanut sauce. Garnish with scallions, and serve with rice or noodles."


11 m servings 360 cals
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Original recipe yields 5 servings



  • Calories:
  • 360 kcal
  • 18%
  • Fat:
  • 21.1 g
  • 32%
  • Carbs:
  • 16.9g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 27.6 g
  • 55%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 53 mg
  • 18%
  • Sodium:
  • 583 mg
  • 23%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Heat oil in large skillet and cook chicken until it is no longer pink, about 2-3 minutes. Reduce heat to low and add ginger, Hoisin sauce, Peter Pan peanut butter and McCormick cayenne pepper. Cook, stirring frequently, until sauce is bubbly and warm, 1-2 minutes. Remove from heat and sprinkle with scallions. Serve immediately.
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  1. 93 Ratings


It turned out very tasty, but I had to make a couple modifications. Try using room temperature pb and add about 3/4 cups of water to the peanut sauce or it will clump and stick to the pan. If po...

Boy, this recipe needed a lot of help to be palatable. First of all, sesame oil is not a good choice for browning anything. It is strongly flavored and has a very low smoking point. Most Asia...

Awesome! I did what other reviewers said - I put the peanut butter (chunky), ginger, 3/4 cup water and hoison sauce in a small saucepan and heated it up. Cooked the chicken in the sesame oil a...

I thought this sauce was great, but then again, I love peanut butter and hoisin. I melted my PB in the microwave first and then proceeded. To the reviewer who said the hoisin made the sauce too ...

Maybe it's common sense, but if you don't care for hoisin sauce and/or peanut butter, don't prepare this one. Those flavors are prominent and as such dominate the recipe. Otherwise, 1) As others...

I made a few changes, thanks to other reviews, and in the end my whole picky family loved this dish! I made the sauce seperately, with all the listed ingredients, but only a 1/4 cup peanut butte...

Excellent! A family fav everytime I make it. I occasionally sub Goyza sauce for Hoisin if that's what I have on hand and crushed red pepper flakes for the cayenne. Also, once chicken is brown...

very tasty.. I added some snow peas and water chestnuts to this, but agree with everyone else that the sauce was very very thick.. I thinned with rice wine vinegar.. yum

I made my own Hosin Sauce. For 1/2 cup INGREDIENTS: 4 tablespoons soy sauce 2 tablespoons peanut butter or black bean paste 1 tablespoon honey or molasses or brown sugar 2 teaspoons white vineg...