Sticky Orange Chicken

June 01, 2022 1 min read

AYMES Sticky Orange Chicken


Ingredients and method

Serves 2
  • 1 bottle AYMES Actagain Juce Zesty Orange
  • 1 medium egg
  • 35g plus 1 tsp. cornflour, divided
  • Salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 300g mini chicken fillets
  • Vegetable oil
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed or ½ tsp chopped garlic from jar
  • ½ tsp. freshly crushed fresh ginger or from jar
  • ¼ tsp. crushed chilli flakes
  • 1 tbsp. low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp. sweet chilli sauce
  • 1 tbsp. hoisin sauce

To serve

  • Cooked white rice and 2 spring onions, thinly sliced (optional)

Method

  1. In a shallow bowl beat egg, on a plate mix cornflour and seasoning. Coat chicken pieces in egg, then toss in cornflour mixture, tapping off any excess.
  2. In a medium frying pan over medium-high heat, heat ¼'' oil. Fry chicken in batches until golden and crispy. Drain on a paper towel-lined plate and keep warm.
  3. In a saucepan over medium heat, heat 2 tsp. vegetable oil. Add garlic, ginger, and chilli flakes, cook for 2 minutes.
  4. In a small bowl mix together 1 tsp. cornflour and 50ml of AYMES Actagain Juce Zesty Orange. Add remaining AYMES Actagain Juce Zesty Orange, soy sauce, chilli sauce and hoisin sauce to the garlic mix and bring to a simmer.
  5. Slowly stir in the blended cornflour mix into the sauce to thicken and simmer for 2 minutes until sauce is syrupy.
  6. Toss chicken with sauce and serve with rice and spring onions.

Per serving

kcal 600 | protein 46g | carbohydrate 85g

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