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Lemon Teriyaki Bowl

Lemon Teriyaki Chicken Bowl

Author Cheri

Ingredients

  • 1 cup long-grain brown rice
  • 2 tablespoons lower-sodium soy sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon cornstarch
  • 2 tablespoons dark brown sugar
  • 4 teaspoons mirin sweet rice wine
  • 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
  • 3 6-ounce skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 teaspoons canola oil
  • 1/2 - 1 cup veggies broccoli, red pepper, onions

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400°. Cook brown rice according to directions.
  2. Combine soy sauce and cornstarch in a small saucepan, stirring with a whisk. Add brown sugar, mirin, and lemon juice; bring to a boil. Cook 1 minute or until thickened. Sprinkle chicken with salt and pepper. Heat a large ovenproof skillet over medium-high heat. Add canola oil to pan; swirl to coat. Add chicken to pan; cook 4 minutes. Turn; drizzle 1 tablespoon soy sauce mixture over chicken.
  3. Place pan in oven; bake at 400° for 8 minutes or until done. Place chicken on a cutting board; let stand 5 minutes. Cut chicken into slices. Bring a large saucepan of water to a boil. Add veggies; cook 3 minutes or until crisp-tender. Drain. Place 1/2 cup rice in each of 4 bowls; top each serving with 4 ounces chicken and 4 ounces veggies. Drizzle about 1 tablespoon remaining soy sauce mixture over each serving.