General Tso's Chicken

General Tso's Chicken Recipe

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Eloise Blair

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@melloello

I just got this recipe from "The Chew" on TV this morning, so I haven't tried it yet. However, it looked amazing!

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Serves:
4
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

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  • BONELESS SKINLESS CHICKEN THIGHS

  • MARINADE

  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 3 tsp
    cornstarch
  • 2 Tbsp
    soy sauce
  • 2 Tbsp
    vodka (for crispness)
  • 2
    egg whites
  • BATTER

  • 3/4 c
    flour
  • 3/4 c
    cornstarch
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • SAUCE

  • 1 Tbsp
    fresh grated ginger
  • 1 Tbsp
    minced garlic
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1/2 c
    soy sauce
  • 1/4 c
    orange juice
  • 3 Tbsp
    rice vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    chili paste
  • 1 Tbsp
    sesame oil
  • 3 Tbsp
    cornstarch

How to Make General Tso's Chicken

Step-by-Step

  1. Cut chicken into bite size pieces
  2. Whisk together all marinade ingredients & mix in chicken. Let soak for an hour.
  3. Dredge marinated chicken in flour mixture. Heat some oil in skillet to 360 degrees & fry chicken til crisp & brown.
  4. Make sauce-coat bottom of skillet with oil & saute garlic & ginger. Whisk remaining sauce ingredients together & pour into skillet. Simmer, stirring, until thickened. Add chicken & toss to coat. Serve over rice & top with scallions.

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About General Tso's Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Chinese




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