June 9th, 2012
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Whisk together hoisin sauce, water, soy sauce, and ginger in a small bowl.
Chill radishes, green onions, watercress, and bean sprouts in a separate bowl.
While vegetables are chilling, pat chicken dry and season with salt. Cut into 1/4-inch thick strips, without removing skin.
Stir together flour and cornstarch and add chicken, tossing until coated well.
Heat oil in a 12-inch skillet over moderately high heat until hot but not smoking, then fry chicken in batches, separating pieces and turning them occasionally, until crisp and cooked through, 6 to 8 minutes. Transfer with a slotted spoon to paper towels to drain.
Toss chicken with 3/4 ginger dressing.
Toss vegetables with remaining dressing and combine with chicken.