Chicken Satay With Thai Peanut Sauce Recipe
Present the skewers of chicken strips in a decorated piece of styrofoam and you can put the peanut dipping sauce in a squeeze bottle so guests can just drizzle a little on their chicken. No double-dipping!
Chicken Satay with Thai Peanut Sauce (prep. Time about 1 hour and a half, including the time to marinate the chicken strips)
1 lb boneless chicken breast cut into strips
½ C plain yogurt
1 tsp ground ginger
1 Tb Curry powder
Pinch each of salt and pepper
½ C creamy peanut butter
½ C. plain yogurt
2 Tb Soy sauce
1-2 Tb Red curry paste
Milk or white wine to thin
Mix the curry and ginger along with salt and pepper into ½ C. yogurt. Toss chicken in the mixture, coating well and allow to marinate at least an hour.
Soak bamboo skewers in water while chicken marinates
In a small sauce pan over medium heat, combine the peanut butter, the other 1/2 cup yogurt, soy sauce and red curry paste to taste. While stirring, add milk or wine to reach desired consistency. After the chicken has marinated, thread strips onto soaked bamboo skewers. Heat a grill pan over high heat. Grill chicken about two or three minutes each side. Serve with warm peanut sauce.
Foodie Friday Chicken Sate with peanut dipping sauce can be served as an appetizer or a light meal with rice and a salad.