Kung Pao Chicken Meatballs

barbara lentz

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@blentz8

Really tasty great as an appetizer.


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Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

MEATBALLS

1 lb
ground chicken
2 stalk(s)
green onions white and green parts separated
2 clove
garlic minced
1 Tbsp
ginger grated
salt and pepper
1 large
egg
1/2 c
bread crumbs
1/4 c
chopped peanuts (optional)

KUNG PAO SAUCE

3/4 c
soy sauce
4 Tbsp
each chicken broth and rice vinegar
1/4 c
brown sugar
2 Tbsp
chili garlic sauce
1 tsp
red pepper flakes
1 Tbsp
cornstarch
2 Tbsp
water

Step-By-Step

1Mix the ground chicken, white parts of green onions, garlic, ginger, egg, breadcrumbs, and salt and pepper. Roll into 20 meatballs. Place on a foil and greased lined baking sheet. Bake at 400 degrees about minutes.

2While the meatballs are baking. Mix all the ingredients for the sauce except the cornstarch and water. Bring to a boil. Mix the cornstarch and water together and add to boiling sauce. Cook until thickened. reduce heat.

3Remove the meatballs from the oven and place in sauce. Cook a couple to minutes to coat the balls well with sauce. Serve the meatballs garnished with the green parts of green onions and peanuts.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Poultry Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian