Sesame Chicken | Whole 30, Keto, Paleo

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If you're looking for the perfect healthy sesame chicken recipe with the right balance of sweetness and umami. look no further! The chicken comes out tender and full of flavor.

Yields1 Serving
Prep Time30 minsCook Time30 minsTotal Time1 hr

 2 chicken breasts, sliced into cubes
 scallions, for garnish
 sesame seeds, to taste
Marinade (for 30 minutes)
 1 tbsp arrowroot or tapioca
 1 tsp ginger powder
 1 egg
 1 tsp salt
Sauce
 2 tbsp raw honey or coconut sugar or erythritol
 3 cloves garlic
 1 tsp fresh ginger, grated
 2 tbsp coconut aminos
 1 tbsp fish sauce
 1 tbsp rice vinegar
 1 tsp toasted sesame oil
 1 tsp coconut oil

1

Preheat oven to 400 Fahrenheit/165 Celsius.

2

Place chicken in a large ziploc with marinade ingredients. Shake and let sit in the refrigerator for a minimum of thirty minutes.

3

While the chicken is marinating, place sauce ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.

4

Place chicken in a baking dish and cover with sauce and sesame seeds.

5

Bake for 30 minutes.

6

Chop scallions and place on top of chicken when chicken is out of the oven.

Ingredients

 2 chicken breasts, sliced into cubes
 scallions, for garnish
 sesame seeds, to taste
Marinade (for 30 minutes)
 1 tbsp arrowroot or tapioca
 1 tsp ginger powder
 1 egg
 1 tsp salt
Sauce
 2 tbsp raw honey or coconut sugar or erythritol
 3 cloves garlic
 1 tsp fresh ginger, grated
 2 tbsp coconut aminos
 1 tbsp fish sauce
 1 tbsp rice vinegar
 1 tsp toasted sesame oil
 1 tsp coconut oil

Directions

1

Preheat oven to 400 Fahrenheit/165 Celsius.

2

Place chicken in a large ziploc with marinade ingredients. Shake and let sit in the refrigerator for a minimum of thirty minutes.

3

While the chicken is marinating, place sauce ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.

4

Place chicken in a baking dish and cover with sauce and sesame seeds.

5

Bake for 30 minutes.

6

Chop scallions and place on top of chicken when chicken is out of the oven.

Sesame Chicken | Whole 30, Keto, Paleo

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