Keto friendly cashew chicken stir fry
3 raw chicken thighs boneless, skinless
2 tbsp coconut oil(for cooking)
1/4 cup raw cashews
1/2 medium Green Bell Pepper •1/2 carrot thinly julienned
1/2 tsp ground ginger
1 tbsp rice vinegar
1/2 tbsp chili garlic sauce
1 tbsp minced garlic
1 tbsp Sesame Oil
1 tbsp Sesame Seeds
1 tbsp green onions
1/4 medium onions
Salt + Pepper
Heat a pan over low heat and toast the cashews for 8 minutes or until they start to lightly brown and become fragrant. Remove and set aside.
Dice chicken thighs into 1 inch chunks. Cut onions, peppers into equally large chunks. Julienne carrots.
Increase heat to high and add coconut oil to pan.
Once oil is up to temperature, add in the chicken thighs and allow them to cook through(about 5 minutes). Once the chicken is fully cooked. Add in the pepper, onions, garlic, chili garlic sauce and seasonings(ginger, salt, pepper). Allow to cook on high for 2-3 minutes.
Add rice vinegar, and cashews. Cook on high and allow the liquid to reduce down until it is a sticky consistency, There should not be excess liquid in the pan upon completing cooking.
Serve in a bowl, top with sesame seeds and drizzle with sesame oil and soy sauce Enjoy!