Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cooking Time: 15 minutes
Makes 4 servings
Description of Fody's Sesame Ginger Chicken + Snowpeas with Coconut White Rice
Skip the takeout and indulge in Fody's gut-friendly Sesame Ginger Chicken. Served with sauteed snow peas and over fluffy coconut rice, this recipe is full of flavor with a hint of sweetness and zesty ginger… and a must-have on your weeknight meal planner.
Fody's Sesame Ginger Chicken + Snowpeas with Coconut White Rice Ingredients:
- 2 - 2 ½ lbs boneless skinless chicken thighs, cubed
- 2 tbsp Fody's Shallot Oil
- ¼ cup tapioca starch
- ½ tsp ground ginger
- ⅓ cup Fody's Sesame Ginger Marinade
- ¼ cup coconut aminos
- 1 tbsp sesame seeds
- 1 ½ cups white rice, uncooked
- 1 tsp sugar
- 1 14oz can full fat coconut milk
- 1 cup water
- Pinch of sea salt
- 1 cup snowpeas (about 20 pods)
- Chopped scallions for garnish
Directions for Fody's Sesame Ginger Chicken + Snowpeas with Coconut White Rice
Bring water for rice to a boil over medium-high heat. Once water is boiling, add in rice + cook according to package instructions.
While rice cooks, whisk together Fody Foods Sesame Ginger Marinade, coconut aminos and sesame seeds in a medium bowl. Set aside.
In a large mixing bowl, whisk together tapioca starch + ground ginger and set aside.
Cube chicken thighs into ½” - 1” chunks. Toss in tapioca starch mixture, then coat in Sesame Ginger mixture.
Heat Fody Foods Shallot Oil in a large frying pan or wok until shimmering. Once oil is hot, add in snow peas and cook, about 2 minutes. Then, add cubed chicken thighs and cook over medium-high heat until browned, about 5-7 minutes or until internal temperature reaches 165F.
Once the chicken and snow peas are fully cooked, remove from heat and set aside.
When rice has finished cooking, remove from heat and add coconut milk, sugar, and a pinch of sea salt, stirring to fully incorporate.
Serve with chopped scallions as a garnish.
About the Chef
Kimberly, the creator behind Pretty Delicious Life, began developing Low FODMAP friendly recipes in late 2017 after being diagnosed with SIBO/IBS. In order to work towards healing, she adopted a gluten free, low FODMAP diet and quickly realized she had a knack and passion for developing gut friendly recipes. She made it her mission to not only develop delicious meals + treats, but to create recipes that felt exciting for everyone. She believes that while healing can feel isolating, food is a vehicle to bring us together which is why all of her recipes are designed with the whole family in mind.
At Pretty Delicious Life, you will find delicious, healthy, gut-friendly recipes anyone will enjoy! You can follow along with her Instagram @prettydeliciouslife or check out her website www.prettydeliciouslife.comfor more deliciousness!