Slow-cooked general tsaos chicken

Slow-cooked General Tsaos Chicken Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

sherry monfils

By
@smonfils

I love getting this dish at chinese restaurants, but wanted it to be healthier, so I made this. I do have a recipe for the fried type, but this is just as good.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
4 Hr 15 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 4
    boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 3 Tbsp
    hoisin sauce
  • 2 Tbsp
    light soy sauce
  • 1/2 c
    light brown sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
    ketchup
  • 1`/4 tsp
    ground ginger
  • 1/2 tsp
    crushed, hot red pepper flakes
  • 1 Tbsp
    cornstarch
  • 2 Tbsp
    toasted sesame seeds
  • ·
    hot cooked rice

How to Make Slow-cooked general tsaos chicken

Step-by-Step

  1. In bowl, whisk together hoisin and soy sauces, brown sugar, ketchup, ginger and crushed red pepper flakes, pour water over all.
  2. Pour sauce into slow cooker. Add chicken and stir to coat chicken. Cook, covered 4-6 hrs, or until chicken is cooked through. Remove chicken from cooker.
  3. Cut chicken into chunks. Whisk cornstarch into sauce in cooker until thickened. Put chicken back into cooker. Cook 15 mins more, or until hot. Spoon over rice, sprinkle w/ sesame seeds.

Printable Recipe Card

About Slow-cooked general tsaos chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tag: Healthy




Show 17 Comments & Reviews

22 Mouth-watering Fried Chicken Recipes

22 Mouth-Watering Fried Chicken Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Fried chicken makes everything better. Here are 22 oh-so-wonderful recipes to make homemade fried chicken!

Easy Grilled Chicken Recipes

Easy Grilled Chicken Recipes

Kitchen Crew

When the weather gets warmer, my grill gets a workout. Chicken becomes a staple in my dinner rotation and grilled chicken is seriously one of the simplest meals to prepare...

25 Delicious Recipes For Newlyweds

25 Delicious Recipes for Newlyweds

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Now that you've done that whole marriage thing, tackling these delicious recipes shouldn't be a problem. From breakfast to dinner to dessert, these are recipes any newlywed should be able...