- 3 medium chicken breasts, boneless and skinless
- 3 large bok- choy stalks with leaves
- 1 tbsp Chinese rice wine or dry sherry
- 1 green onion, diced 2 tsp cornstarch
- ¼ cup low – sodium chicken broth 2 tbsp water
- 1 tsp white rice vinegar 1 clove garlic, finely chopped
- ¼ tsp salt
- 1 tsp cornstarch 4 tsps water
- 4 to 5 tbsp oil for stir – frying, as needed
- Cut the chicken into thin strips about 2 – inches long. Add the rice wine or sherry, green onion and the cornstarch. Marinate the chicken for 30 minutes.
- While the chicken is marinating, prepare the bok – choy and the sauce. Separate the bok – choy leaves and stalks, and cut both cross – wise into thin strips.
- Combine the sauce ingredients and set aside. Combine the cornstarch and water in a small bowl and set aside.
- Heat wok and add 2 tbsp oil. When oil is ready, add the chicken and stir – fry until it turns white and is nearly cooked. ( Stir – fry in two batches if necessary ). Drain the stir – fried chicken on paper towels.
- Clean out the wok and add 2 – 3 tbsp oil. When oil is ready, add the bok – choy stalks. Stir – fry briefly and add the leaves.
- Push the bok – choy up to the sides of the wok and add the sauce in the middle. Turn up the heat to bring to a boil. Add the cornstarch/ water mixture to the sauce and stir rapidly to chicken.
- Add the chicken. Mix through and serve hot. Serve 4.