Kroger Health Sticky Honey Garlic Sesame Chicken Grain Bowl
with bok choy and pears
Prep & Cook Time:25-35 min.
Cook Within:6 days
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Sweet, sticky, garlicky good… open sesame to Flavortown for this easy-to-make, easier-to-love dish. Fresh and earthy, bok choy provides the perfect complement for fluffy rice and hearty steak strips. But it’s the mix of great Asian flavor profiles that puts this meal over the top: garlic, ginger, sesame, and a hint of lime. Every bite is simply perfection. Tip: Bok choy can retain some grit, even after washing. To completely clean, hold upside down in a bowl of water. Shake slightly to release the grit.
Antibiotic-Free Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
Red Pepper Flakes
Garlic Sesame Sauce
Heads of Baby Bok Choy
Multicolor Sesame Seeds
Due to our just-in-time sourcing model, we may have to send you a
substitute ingredient. Not to worry! We make sure every ingredient
sent to you meets our high quality standards. We’ll keep you
informed should a switch occur, so please check the ingredient
labels in your meal bag.
You Will Need
Large Non-Stick Pan
Before You Cook
To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:
Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
Seafood 145° F |
Chicken 165° F |
Ground Beef 160° F |
Ground Turkey 165° F |
Ground Pork 160° F
Cook the Rice
Bring a small pot with rice and 1½ cups water to a boil.
Reduce to a simmer, cover, and cook until rice is tender, 18-20 minutes.
Remove from burner. Add half the seasoning blend and fluff rice with a fork to combine. Taste, and add remaining seasoning blend if desired. Cover and set aside.
While rice cooks, prepare ingredients.
Prepare the Ingredients
Remove any discolored outer leaves from bok choy and trim ends. Cut stems into ¼" slices and coarsely chop leaves, keeping stems and leaves separate.
Halve lime. Quarter one half and juice the other half.
Separate steak strips into a single layer and pat dry. Season all over with ¼ tsp. salt and a pinch of pepper.
Cook the Bok Choy
Place a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add 1 tsp. olive oil. Add bok choy stems to hot pan and stir occasionally until softened, 5-7 minutes.
Add garlic, bok choy leaves, ¼ tsp. salt, and a pinch of pepper. Stir often until leaves are just wilted, 1-2 minutes.
Add 1 Tbsp. lime juice and bring to a simmer.
Once simmering, remove from burner. Transfer bok choy to a plate and tent with foil. Keep pan over medium-high heat.
Cook the Steak Strips
Add 1 tsp. olive oil and steak strips to hot pan and stir occasionally until no pink remains, 4-6 minutes.
Stir in sesame sauce and honey. Bring to a simmer. Once simmering, stir occasionally until sauce coats steak strips, 1-2 minutes.
Remove from burner.
Finish the Dish
If desired, combine steak strips with bok choy.
Plate dish as pictured on front of card, topping rice with bok choy and steak strips, and garnishing with sesame seeds and red pepper flakes (to taste). Squeeze lime quaters over dish to taste. Bon appétit!
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