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Sweet And Sour Chicken - An easy weeknight recipe that's super tasty. No need to order Chinese take-out anymore. This Chinese chicken recipe will be a fave.

Sweet And Sour Chicken

Sweet And Sour Chicken - An easy weeknight recipe that's super tasty. No need to order Chinese take-out anymore. This Chinese chicken recipe will be a fave.
Course Entree
Cuisine Asian
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes
Servings 4 Servings
Calories 352 kcal
Author Tiffany Bendayan

Ingredients

For Chicken

  • 1 lb chicken breasts cubed
  • 1 Cup Cornstarch
  • Salt + Pepper
  • 1-2 Tablespoons Vegetable Oil

For Sweet And Sour Sauce

  • 1 Cup Orange Juice natural or store bought
  • 3 Tablespoons Rice Vinegar
  • 3 Tablespoons Ketchup
  • 2 Tablespoons Soy Sauce
  • 2 Tablespoons Sugar

Garnish

  • Green onions chopped

Instructions

  1. Preheat Oven to 375 Degrees Fahrenheit
  2. Place all the cornstarch inside a large zip top bag
  3. Season the chicken with salt and pepper and insert into the zip top bag
  4. Close the bag and shake it until all the chicken is coated with the cornstarch
  5. Meanwhile heat 1 Tablespoon of Oil over medium heat in a large skillet
  6. Remove the cornstarch excess from the chicken and cook in the skillet until browned on every side. Work in batches to avoid overcrowding the pan
  7. Place cooked chicken in a large rectangular baking pan
  8. In a bowl place all the sauce ingredients and mix until combined
  9. Pour the sauce over the chicken
  10. Bake chicken for 30-40 or until sauce thickens and chicken is cooked through. Stir every 15 minutes to ensure that the sauce coats the chicken all over
  11. Remove from oven and top with green onions
  12. Enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Sweet And Sour Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 352 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 72mg24%
Sodium 740mg32%
Potassium 598mg17%
Carbohydrates 45g15%
Sugar 13g14%
Protein 25g50%
Vitamin A 215IU4%
Vitamin C 32.8mg40%
Calcium 13mg1%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.