Souped Up Recipes Orange Chicken

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Introducing our delicious Souped Up Recipes Orange Chicken! This dish is a flavorful twist on the classic orange chicken, with a tangy and sweet sauce that will leave your taste buds craving for more. It's the perfect combination of crispy chicken and a zesty orange glaze. Get ready to impress your family and friends with this mouthwatering dish!

Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 20 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon ginger, grated
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes (optional)
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup green onions, chopped (for garnish)
  • Sesame seeds (for garnish)

Instructions:

  1. In a small bowl, whisk together orange juice, soy sauce, honey, garlic, ginger, and red pepper flakes (if using). Set aside.
  2. In a separate bowl, mix cornstarch and water until well combined to make a slurry.
  3. Heat vegetable oil in a large skillet or wok over medium-high heat.
  4. Add chicken pieces to the skillet and cook until golden brown and crispy, about 5-6 minutes per side.
  5. Remove chicken from the skillet and set aside.
  6. Pour the orange sauce mixture into the skillet and bring to a simmer.
  7. Slowly whisk in the cornstarch slurry and continue to simmer until the sauce thickens, about 2-3 minutes.
  8. Add the cooked chicken back to the skillet and toss to coat it evenly with the sauce.
  9. Cook for an additional 2-3 minutes, until