General Tso's Chicken

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Lillian Russo

By
@Lilliancooks

I got this recipe from a cooking site! It was posted by one of my favorite cooks known as Marky90...I love every recipe of her's that I've tried! This is a gem! Its so tasty and easy to make! I was making this about twice a month! I changed a few things...such as the name of the recipe and I added broccoli and used chicken instead of pork. The photo is my own.

Rating:

★★★★☆ 11 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

  • 4
    chicken cutlets - cut into bite size pieces
  • 3/4 c
    panko bread crumbs
  • 1/2 tsp
    seasoned salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    dry mustard
  • 1/4 tsp
    black pepper
  • ·
    corn oil - for frying
  • 1/3 c
    water
  • 1/3 c
    soy sauce - not light
  • 6 Tbsp
    ketchup
  • 2 Tbsp
    orange marmalade
  • 10 oz
    frozen broccoli florets - thawed
  • 2
    green onions - white & green parts - chopped

How to Make General Tso's Chicken

Step-by-Step

  1. In a shallow dish, combine panko bread crumbs, seasoned salt, dry mustard and black pepper.
  2. Dredge chicken pieces in the bread crumb mixture.
  3. Heat oil in a large non stick skillet. Just enough oil to pan fry all the chicken.
  4. Fry chicken pieces in batches til browned on both sides!
  5. Remove from pan and set aside. When all the pieces are browned, drain remaining oil from skillet.
  6. In a small bowl mix together water, soy sauce, ketchup and orange marmalade.
  7. Return all the browned chicken pieces to the skillet and pour the soy sauce mixture on top. Then top with the thawed broccoli florets. Cover and simmer for 25 minutes.
  8. Serve over white rice with chopped green onions.

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About General Tso's Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian




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