Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl

by Marla on March 17, 2014 · 69 comments

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Looking for a tasty lunch or dinner that you can easily pack in your lunchbox too? This Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl will warm you up on feisty winter days.

It will provide you with great flavors & energy any time of year though! Adjust the level of spice with more or less Sriracha sauce. Dig in!

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I love sauces. All kinds of sauces.

Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl | FamilyFreshCooking.com

As a matter of fact…I’m deeply passionate about this Sriracha sauce I came up with. You can make this dish in a pinch.

Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl | FamilyFreshCooking.com

For some reason (I’m not quite sure why) I took great pleasure in photographing cutlery with quinoa, sauce & chicken separately…

Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl | FamilyFreshCooking.com

Hopefully you can cook up this recipe ASAP. You sure will be glad you did!

Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl | FamilyFreshCooking.com

Enjoy!

Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl

Rating: 51

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 25 minutes

Yield: 6 servings

Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl

Ingredients

  • 1 cup dry Quinoa, cook according to package directions
  • 1/4 cup Virgin Coconut Oil
  • 2 pounds Chicken Breast, trim into bite sized pieces
  • 2 Shallots, diced
  • 1/2 cup Sriracha (you can adjust more or less)
  • 1/4 cup Honey
  • 1 tablespoon Lime Juice
  • Black Pepper
  • Garlic Salt
  • 1/2 cup Green Onion, chopped
  • Fresh Cilantro

Method

  • Fluff cooked quinoa with a fork & set aside.
  • Melt coconut oil over medium heat in a large saucepan. Sauté shallots a few minutes until softened. Add chicken & cook until browned on each side, flipping a few times with tongs. Whisk together honey, lime juice & Sriracha sauce in a bowl.
  • Add the sauce & simmer uncovered for about 8 minutes, until chicken is cooked through. Stirring often. Sauce will thicken a bit as it cooks. Season to taste with pepper & garlic salt.
  • Finish with a handful of fresh cilantro and green onion. Serve over quinoa.
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