Recipes

Sweet Chilli Chicken Noodles

In need of a little spice to warm your winter evenings?


This deliciously simple recipe from Niall Kirkland is a quick win for weekday dinners that comes with a welcome kick of heat. Featuring our incredible Sugar-Free Sauce, it’s a great healthy twist on a takeaway classic.

Serves 3

Ingredients

  • 400g chicken thighs (cut into strips)
  • 5 tbsp. Sugar-Free Sauce (Sweet Chilli)
  • 1 tsp. crushed garlic
  • 1 tsp. chilli paste
  • 1 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
  • Salt & pepper to season
  • Handful cabbage (chopped)
  • 1 carrot (thinly sliced)
  • 1 pepper (thinly sliced)
  • 1 red chilli (sliced)
  • 2 spring onions (chopped)
  • 600g easy cook noodles
  • 2 tbsp. soy sauce

Optional garnishes:

  • Sesame seeds
  • 1 spring onion (chopped)
  • Handful coriander (chopped)

Method

  1. Firstly, add the chicken thigh strips, 3 tablespoons of Sugar-Free Sauce (Sweet Chilli), garlic and chilli paste to a small bowl and mix well.
  2. Next, heat the olive oil in a wok and add the marinated chicken. Fry for 5-7 minutes, turning regularly until the chicken is completely cooked through and no longer pink on the inside.
  3. Then, add the cabbage, pepper and carrot, and continue frying for 2-3 minutes.
  4. Whilst frying, season to taste with salt and pepper (I like to add a lot of pepper to my stir fries).
  5. Add the spring onions and chilli and fry for a further 2 minutes.
  6. Now, add your noodles, soy sauce and the remaining 2 tablespoons of Sugar-Free Sauce (Sweet Chilli) to your wok. Mix them into the chicken and veg and fry for 3 minutes.
  7. Once the noodles are cooked remove from heat.
  8. Garnish with sesame seeds, spring onions and chopped coriander.
  9. Enjoy!

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Sweet Chilli Chicken Noodles

Nutritional Facts

Amount per serving

Calories 505kcal 113 Calories from Fat
% Daily Value *
Total Fat12.5g19%
Total Carbohydrates59g20%
Protein37.5g75%


Lauren Dawes

Lauren Dawes

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Lauren is an English Literature graduate originally from the South. She’s always loved swimming, has discovered the power of weight training over the past few years, and has lots of room for improvement in her weekly hot yoga class.

On the weekends she’s usually cooking or eating some kind of brunch, and she enjoys trying out new recipes with her housemates – especially since shaking off student habits, like mainly surviving off pasta. Above all, she’s a firm believer in keeping a balance between the gym and gin.

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