3 Tablespoons toasted sesame oil
1 pound ground chicken
1 scallion minced
1 clove garlic minced
½ cup lightly packed cilantro – with stems, finely chopped
¼ cup fresh minced, finely chopped
1 Tablespoon freshly grated ginger
1 lime, zested
4 teaspoons fish sauce
Pinch ground black pepper
Garnish – pickled carrots and cabbage, sweet chili sauce
In a non-stick skillet, swirl together 2 TBSP. oil and2 Tablespoons water.
In a medium bowl combine remaining ingredients.
Mix with your hands and shape into ping pong sized balls.
Place in skillet and heat over medium high heat until they are no longer pink (you may cover and remove after about 4 minutes.)
Remove cover and continue to brown.
Serve in crusty French baguette or, for a healthier version, use as lettuce wraps.