Orange Chicken

Well Friends, My husband is a Chinese food ADDICT!!! If we ever get take out, it's almost always Chinese because he craves it like crazy.
I could take it or leave it but I figure I might as well well save us a heck of a lot of money and learn how to make some amazing Chinese. I saw {THIS RECIPE} and new it would be great!!
It was and surprisingly easy to make. We;ll definitely have it again. I'm sure the hubby will  be getting his requests in.

Orange Chicken Recipe


Step 1: Combine flour, salt, and pepper. Dip chicken in egg mixture and shake in flour mixture to coat. Deep fry chicken in batches at 375 degrees in a deep fryer (or use a wok) until completely cooked

2 tablespoons waterCooking Instructions:
Step 1: Combine flour, salt, and pepper. Dip chicken in egg mixture and shake in flour mixture to coat. Deep fry chicken in batches at 375 degrees in a deep fryer (or use a wok) until completely cooked.

Step 2: Meanwhile, in a large saucepan combine 1 ½ cups water, lemon juice, orange juice, rice vinegar, and soy sauce. Blend well over medium heat for a few minutes. Stir in brown sugar, orange zest, ginger garlic, and onion. Bring to a boil.
Step 3: Combine 3 tablespoons of cornstarch with 1/4 cup of water and mix thoroughly. Slowly stir cornstarch mixture into sauce until it thickens. Pour sauce over breaded chicken, and if desired add red pepper flakes and garnish with green onions. Enjoy




Hanna

12 comments:

Carole Rae said...

Your husband has great taste! Chinese food is fantastic! Well...so is a lot of Asian food. =)

PoetessWug said...

Ummmmm...Looks delicious!

Diane said...

Looks so good and healthy! Love it!!! :O)

mienkintoshfairie said...

Can you mail me a serving of that, lol!

The Country Cook said...

Looks Delicious!

stefani said...

Looks yummy! :-)

Augmented Gem said...

Just great - now I am craving orange chicken for breakfast! lol It does look mighty good - and that macro photo doesn't help my case any ;)

Kymmie said...

Note to self: never look at Bouffe e Bambini at midnight when thinking about a midnight snack...

Oh my!

Melissa said...

I love Chinese food also!
and this recipe looks great!
Im going to save it in my recipe folder, and plan to make it soon.

Heather :: AFD Jewelry :: said...

that looks amazing!

Kristin said...

Mmmmmm, that looks delish!

coco plum said...

this looks amazing! i will have to try it soon.

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