Quick & Easy Stir-Fry: Weeknight Dinner

Quick and easy, our Stir-Fry recipe is perfect for those busy weeknights when you crave a delicious homemade meal without spending hours in the kitchen. Packed with vibrant vegetables, tender chicken, and a savory sauce, this dish is a family favorite that’s sure to satisfy your taste buds.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into strips
  • 2 cups broccoli florets
  • 1 red bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 1 yellow bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup snap peas, trimmed
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • For the sauce:
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 1 teaspoon fresh ginger, grated

Instructions

  1. In a small bowl, whisk together all the sauce ingredients – soy sauce, honey, cornstarch, and grated ginger. Set aside.
  2. Heat the vegetable oil in a large skillet or wok over medium-high heat.
  3. Add the chicken strips and cook until no longer pink. Remove from the skillet and set aside.
  4. In the same skillet, add the minced garlic, broccoli, red and yellow bell peppers, and snap peas. Stir-fry for 3-4 minutes until the vegetables are tender-crisp.
  5. Return the cooked chicken to the skillet and pour the sauce over the chicken and vegetables.
  6. Stir-fry for an additional 2-3 minutes until the sauce thickens and coats everything evenly.
  7. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  8. Serve hot over steamed rice or noodles.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Serves: 4

This Quick & Easy Stir-Fry is a weeknight dinner winner. With tender chicken and crisp, colorful vegetables tossed in a flavorful sauce, it’s a healthy and delicious meal ready in no time.

Nutrition: Calories 280 | Total Fat 6g | Cholesterol 65mg | Sodium 800mg | Total Carbohydrates 24g | Dietary Fiber 4g | Sugars 12g | Protein 30g

Make this Stir-Fry a regular part of your weeknight dinner rotation, and you’ll have a go-to recipe that’s both quick and satisfying. It’s the perfect balance of flavors and textures that your family will love. So, why wait? Whip up this delightful dish tonight and enjoy a stress-free, delicious meal!