Slow Cooker Chinese Cashew Chicken2022-01-26
- Yield: 4
- Servings: 4
- Prep Time: 10m
- Cook Time: 6:00 h
- Ready In: 6:10 h
Average Member Rating
(4 / 5)
2 People rated this recipe
This information is per serving.
Saturated Fat0.0 g
Trans Fat0.1 g
Unsaturated Fat0.0 g
Slow cooker Chinese cashew chicken. Cashew Chicken is one of the best Chinese dishes. This recipe gives you a healthy take on this dish with a slow cooker version.
Easy and delicious recipe! I used homemade soy sauce to make this recipe.
What are the benefits of cooking this dish in a slow cooker?
The benefit of cooking cashew chicken in a slow cooker is that it is a healthy way to cook. When you cook the dish in a slow cooker, it is impossible for any oil or fat to escape into the air and so the dish is healthier than if you were to fry it. The other benefit of cooking cashew chicken in a slow cooker is that it takes less time than if you were to cook it on the stovetop or oven.
What vegetables can I add to this dish?
Vegetables are a great way to add color, flavor, and texture to dishes. They also provide valuable nutrients.
Some vegetables that can be added to cashew chicken are zucchini, bell peppers, carrots, celery, broccoli, and onions.
How does this recipe differ from traditional Chinese cashew chicken?
This recipe is a fusion of traditional Chinese cashew chicken and Thai red curry.
The dish is made with a mixture of chicken, soy sauce, mushroom soup, and vegetables. It also includes both white and dark meat, as well as cashews. The Chinese-inspired ingredients make this dish unique in comparison to the more traditional Chinese version.
Slow Cooker Chinese Cashew Chicken
- 1 cup cauliflower florets
- 2 cups (500 g) sliced cooked chicken
- 10 ¾ oz (325 ml) condensed cream of mushroom soup
- 1 cup (500 g) sliced celery
- 1/2 cup 9125 g) chopped green onions
- 3 tanlespoons unsalted butter
- 1 tablespoon soy sauce
- 1 cup (250 g) whole cashews
- 1 cup sliced red bell pepper
In a slow cooker, combine all ingredients, except cashews. Mix well.
Cover slow cooker and cook on low heat setting for 4-6 hours.
Stir in whole cashews just before serving. Serve immediately.