Chicken Oriental

1
Lynnda Cloutier

By
@eatygourmet

This is another one from my mother in laws recipe files

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • ·
    2 whole chickens, quartered, about 2 1/2 lbs. each
  • ·
    1/4 cup salad oil
  • ·
    1 tsp. salt
  • ·
    1/4 tsp,. pepper
  • ·
    sauce:
  • ·
    1 can unsweetened pineapple chunks, 15.25 oz
  • ·
    1/2 cup sugar
  • ·
    2 tbsp. cornstarch
  • ·
    3/4 cup cider vinegar
  • ·
    1 tbsp. soy sauce
  • ·
    1/4 tsp. ginger
  • ·
    1 chicken bouillon cube
  • ·
    1 large green or red pepper, cut into 1/2 icn wide strips

How to Make Chicken Oriental

Step-by-Step

  1. Wash chicken. Pat dry. Heat oil in large skillet. Add chicken, a few pieces at a time and brown on all sides. Remove as browned to shallow roasting pan, arranging pieces skin side up. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  2. Meanwhile, preheat oven to 350.
  3. Makes sauce. Drain pineapple chunks pouring syrup into 2 cups measure. Add water to make 1 1/4 cups.
  4. In medium pan, mix sugar, cornstarch, pineapple syrup, vinegar, soy sauce, ginger and bouillon cube; bring to boiling,stirring constantly. Boil 2 minutes Pour over chicken. Bake, uncovered 30 minutes. Add pineapple chunks and green or red pepper. Bake 30 minutes more or til chicken is tender. Serves 8

Printable Recipe Card

About Chicken Oriental

Course/Dish: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian




Show 3 Comments & Reviews

Winner, Winner Have An Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight Recipe

Winner, Winner Have an Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight

Kitchen Crew

Chicken is my go-to when I just can't figure out what to make for dinner. Whenever I find myself wondering what to make, I grab a package at the market...

17 Delicious Recipes With Wine Pairings

17 Delicious Recipes With Wine Pairings

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Ever wonder what wines you should pair with your favorite foods? Here is your guide!

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes For Tonight's Dinner

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes for Tonight's Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Need some inspiration for tonight's dinner? Try one of these 13 cluckin' great chicken recipes.