Authentic Sesame Chicken from Scratch

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Paris & Mike M. :)

By
@lifeguard7718

If you like Chinese food, you'll love this one of a kind Sesame chicken. Great meal!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

SESAME CHICKEN INGREDIENTS

2
large boneless, skinless chicken breast
2 Tbsp
raw sesame seeds
2
green onions

MARINADE

1 tsp
chicken base
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
sesame oil
ground white peppers, to taste
1/4 tsp
sugar
1 Tbsp
rasberry wine,or any fruity wine

BATTER

1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1
egg, lightly beaten
1/2 c
water, or as much needed to make the batter smooth
3 Tbsp
cornstarch
salt
to taste
1 Tbsp
vegetable oil

SAUCE

3 Tbsp
honey
2 Tbsp
sugar
2 Tbsp
ketchup
sprinkle of black pepper
salt, to taste
1 Tbsp
distilled vinegar

Step-By-Step

1Cut chicken breast into 1" chunks in a glass bowl. Combine all of the marinade ingredients and mix well.
2Add the chicken and coat evenly. Cover and marinade for 30 minutes in the refrigerator.
3In separate bowl combine all batter ingredients. Mix thoroughly. The batter should be thick enough to coat the chicken but thin enough to flow around the pieces. Set aside.
4Remove chicken from marinade. Dip into batter, be sure to coat evenly.
5Deep fry the chicken in batches for 10 minutes or until golden brown. Drain on paper towels.
6Combine sauce ingredients and warm over medium heat. Bring to a boil while stirring. Simmer until sauce slightly thickens.
7Coat chicken with sauce and garnish with sliced scallions and sesame seeds.

About Authentic Sesame Chicken from Scratch

Course/Dish: Chicken
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #chinese, #authentic