Moe’S Adobo Chicken Recipe

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Moe'S Adobo Chicken Recipe

Orange Chicken is a popular dish at PF Chang's that combines crispy chicken pieces with a tangy and sweet orange sauce. This recipe is a homemade version that captures the delicious flavors of the restaurant dish. It is perfect for a weeknight dinner or for entertaining guests.

Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 20 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 1/2 cup cornstarch
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup rice vinegar
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons orange zest
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch mixed with 2 tablespoons water
  • 2 green onions, sliced
  • Sesame seeds, for garnish

Instructions:

  1. In a large bowl, combine the cornstarch, flour, salt, and black pepper. Toss the chicken pieces in the mixture until well coated.
  2. In a large skillet or wok, heat the vegetable oil over medium-high heat. Add the coated chicken pieces and cook until golden brown and crispy, about 5-6 minutes. Remove the chicken from the skillet and set aside.
  3. In the same skillet, combine the orange juice, soy sauce, rice vinegar, brown sugar, orange zest, garlic, and ginger. Bring the mixture to a simmer and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  4. In a small bowl, mix the cornstarch with water until smooth. Add the cornstarch mixture to the skillet and stir well. Cook for an additional 2-3 minutes, or until the