LEMON GINGER CHICKEN

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Jo Anne Sugimoto

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@sugarnspicetedibears

Here is a tangy, sweet and savory recipe for chicken. I think many of us like the combination of these flavors on our taste buds (palate). I like to serve this over vegetables and brown rice. Have a taste, go on, you'll love it!

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Serves:
Serves 4
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

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1 c
lemon
1 Tbsp
fresh ginger, grated
1/2 tsp
salt
2 Tbsp
honey
1 Tbsp
reduced-sodium soy sauce
8
chicken pieces
2 tsp
vegetable oil
white toasted sesame seeds
green onion, chopped

How to Make LEMON GINGER CHICKEN

Step-by-Step

  • 1Finely shred the peel from the lemon and also juice the lemon.
  • 2In a bowl, combine the lemon peel, ginger and salt.
  • 3In another bowl, combine lemon juice, honey, soy sauce and 2 Tbsp. water.
  • 4Rub the lemon peel mixture over the chicken pieces. Let stand for an hour.
  • 5In a skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat and place chicken pieces in hot oil.
  • 6Cook for about 5 to 7 minutes or until well-browned, turn chicken pieces over and add lemon juice mixture.
  • 7Reduce heat cover and cook for 15 to 20 minutes or longer or until the chicken is fully cooked.
  • 8Transfer chicken pieces to a serving platter. Skim the oil and fat from the juices in the skillet and drizzle the sauce onto the chicken pieces.
  • 9Sprinkle with white toasted sesame seeds and green onions.
  • 10Serves 4.

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About LEMON GINGER CHICKEN

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Ginger, #FRESH




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