Simple Orange and Cashew Chicken

Simple Orange And Cashew Chicken Recipe

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Shelley Simpson


This is from my "Dixie Cook Book". And a family favorite.

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chicken breasts
1/4 c
1 tsp
1 tsp
1/4 c
1 c
orange juice
1/4 c
toasted cashews (sometimes i use toasted almonds)
prepared white rice

How to Make Simple Orange and Cashew Chicken


  • 1Dust chicken lightly in flour with salt and paprika.
  • 2Saute in butter until golden brown (turn only once).
  • 3Add orange juice; cover and cook over low heat for 20 minutes.
  • 4Uncover, remove chicken to a serving dish.
  • 5Reduce liquid to a thickened sauce. Pour over chicken, sprinkle with nuts and serve over prepared white rice.
  • 6*****TIP: I have made this both with boneless skinless chicken breasts and with bone-in and skin on chicken breast. It just depends on what I have on hand. Just be sure that if you use bone-in, that you make sure that chicken is cooked all the way through.

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About Simple Orange and Cashew Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #easy, #kid, #friendly

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