Thai Chicken with Mango Slaw

  • Yield: 6 servings


6-- boneless, skinless chicken breast halves
2tablespoons honey
2tablespoons vegetable oil
3tablespoons lime juice
1/2teaspoon salt
1/4teaspoon pepper
3cups shredded red cabbage
2cups shredded savoy
1cup peeled, julienned carrots
1whole ripe mango, peeled, seeded, cut in 1/2 inch pieces
3tablespoons chopped scallions
3tablespoons chopped peanuts
peanut sauce
4tablespoons creamy peanut butter
2tablespoons water
2tablespoons honey
4tablespoons lime juice
2tablespoons soy sauce
1/2teaspoon hot red pepper flakes



  1. Flatten chicken breast halves slightly with palm of hand. Spray broiler pan with nonstick vegetable spray, arrange chicken on pan and place in oven set on BROIL about 4 inches from heat source. Broil about 7 minutes, turn and continue cooking about 6 minutes more or until fork can be inserted in chicken with ease. In small bowl, mix together honey, vegetable oil, lime juice, salt and pepper. In large bowl, place red cabbage, savoy and carrots; toss to mix well. Add honey-lime mixture and mango, tossing gently. Arrange cabbage mixture on platter with chicken on top. Spoon Peanut Sauce over chicken and sprinkle with scallions and peanuts. Makes 6 servings.
  2. Peanut Sauce:  In small bowl, whisk together 4 tablespoons creamy peanut butter, 2 tablespoons water, 2 tablespoons honey, 4 tablespoons lime juice, 2 tablespoons soy sauce and 1/2 teaspoon hot red pepper flakes.