Kerry’s version of Moo Shu Chicken

Despite my earlier banking woes, I had already bought ingredients to try another fun (I hope) gluten-free cooking experiment: Moo Shu Chicken with rice pancakes and plum sauce.

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I looked at a few recipes online but they all seemed complicated so I just made up my own using some of the ingredients from those recipes.  I started off with by chopping up some garlic using the fancy technique that always makes me feel like a real chef: smack with a big flat knife = peels come off soooooper easy.

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Chopped and plopped in a pan with grapeseed oil, rice wine vinegar, and tamari sauce (gluten free version of soy sauce – all soy, no wheat!):

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And started cooking the chicken while chopping up the rest of the vegetables.

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I hate onions so I only use the tops of the green onions (those are acceptable) but don’t worry, Mom, I saved the other ends for Gillian to use tomorrow:

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Then a little later, I had the moo shu chicken part:

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Meanwhile, I tried to figure out what I was supposed to do with the rice pancakes.  They are very brittle out of the package and the ones I bought didn’t have any directions on them.  I had seen another type of these rice sheet things in the store and they said something about soaking them in water and then placing them on the “ice towel.”  So I just tried the soaking them in water part and it turned out pretty well.

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Back for seconds…

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Annnnnnd Clean Plate Club!  Yum, I’m impressed with myself.  These turned out great!

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One thought on “Kerry’s version of Moo Shu Chicken

  1. Barry February 7, 2013 at 11:35 pm Reply

    Gross! Why the dead mouse? Just kidding. Looks amazing. Its my favorite. You know what music goes good with Moo Shu? Victor Woo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kEaejOZyImA

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