Best Orange Chicken



25 mins

8 servings


Orange Chicken Ingredients For Batter chicken thighs boneless flour cornstarch sea salt white pepper egg water olive oil Orange Chicken Sauce olive oil garlic ginger sugar brown sugar orange juice white distilled vinegar soy sauce water cold cornstarch

Step 1

In a mixing bowl, combine flour, cornstarch, salt and white pepper. Mix well.

Step 2

Next add egg, water and olive oil. Whisk until everything is combined.

Step 3

Add & mix chicken thighs cut into bite size pieces and let sit for 15 minutes.

Step 4

Now, heat enough olive oil to cover chicken in a wok or heavy bottom skillet over medium/high heat.

Step 5

After, transfer chicken to a plate lined with paper towel. Repeat until you cook all of the chicken.

Step 6

To make orange chicken sauce, heat olive oil in the skillet over medium heat. Next, add garlic and ginger, saute for 1 minute, stirring constantly.

Step 7

Then add orange juice, sugar and brown sugar, stir. After pour white distilled vinegar & soy sauce, stir.

Step 8

Using a small mixing bowl, whisk together cold water with cornstarch. Pour this mixture into the skillet & stir.

Step 9

Cook orange chicken sauce until it thickens about 3-5 minutes, stirring continuously.

Step 10

Add fried chicken into the skillet and mix with sauce.

Step 11

Garnish with black pepper or sesame seeds. Serve with Golden Rice and Roasted Broccoli. Enjoy!

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Happy Cooking!