How to make Shanghai Pasta - SK Khazana -

The mushrooms make this chicken and pasta dish more flavorful

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट), Macaroni (मैकारोनी)

Cuisine : Chinese

Course : Noodles and Pastas

Shanghai Pasta - SK Khazana

Shanghai Pasta - SK Khazana Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Shanghai Pasta - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Boneless chicken breasts cut into 1 inch cubes 2

  • Macaroni boiled 1 1/2 cups

  • Sesame oil (til oil) blended 2 tablespoons

  • Garlic finely chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Ginger finely chopped 1/2 tablespoon

  • Spring onion bulb chopped 3-4

  • Shiitake mushrooms soaked, drained and sliced 3-4

  • Button mushrooms quartered 6-7

  • Pok choy sliced 1

  • Light soy sauce 3 teaspoons

  • Dark soy sauce 2 teaspoons

  • Cornflour/ corn starch slurry 1 tablespoon

  • Brown sugar 1 teaspoon

  • Spring onion greens 2 tablespoons chopped + to garnish

  • Salt to taste

  • Toasted white sesame seeds 2 tablespoons + to garnish


Step 1

Heat 2 tbsps blended sesame oil in a non-stick pan, add chicken cubes and saute on high heat for 5-6 minutes. Drain onto a plate.

Step 2

Add garlic and ginger, mix and saute for 1 minute. Add spring onion bulbs, mix and saute till lightly colored.

Step 3

Add shiitake mushrooms and button mushrooms, mix and saute for 2-3 minutes.

Step 4

Add pok choy, mix and saute doe 1-2 minutes

Step 5

Add soy sauce, dark soy sauce, cornflour slurry and brown sugar, mix and saute for 2-3 minutes.

Step 6

Add sautéed chicken and boiled macaroni, mix well and cook for 1-2 minutes.

Step 7

Add spring onion greens, salt and toasted white sesame seeds and mix well.

Step 8

Transfer into a serving bowl, garnish with spring onion greens and white sesame seeds and serve hot.

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