Orange Chicken Recipe

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Orange Chicken

Robyn Gates

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@robynjoy1

Wonderful quick and easy recipe passed down from my Grandmother in-law. Sure to please!


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Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
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Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

CHICKEN

1 1/2 lb
chicken (breast, legs, thighs....)
1/2 stick
butter
1 medium
onion, chopped
1 clove
garlic, chopped

SAUCE

1 c
orange juice
1/2 c
brown sugar, lightly packed

Step-By-Step

1Sauté butter and garlic in pan over med-hi heat. Add chicken and brown on all sides.
2Mix orange juice and brown sugar in separate bowl. Pour over chicken. Cover and cook over medium heat for 20 minutes turning chicken at the 10 minute mark. (DOUBLE THE SYRUP RECIPE IF DESIRED)
3Uncover and continue cooking for 15 minutes or until brown sugar mixture is thick and syrupy. BE CAREFUL NOT TO BURN SYRUP.
4Serve with white rice and broccoli steamed in chicken broth. **POUR SYRUP OVER RICE AS WELL AS CHICKEN.**

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken
Other Tag: Quick & Easy