Sweet & Sour Chicken Fried Rice

1
Melissa Williamson

By
@georgiagirl48

My family loves it and it is so easy to fix it and they are so delicious and tasty. You can use shrimp or beef with fried rice.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4 servings
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • ·
    chicken coating:
  • 3-4
    bonelss chicken breasts
  • ·
    salt and pepper
  • 1 c
    cornstarch
  • 2
    eggs, beaten
  • 1/4 c
    canola oil
  • ·
    sweet and sour sauce:
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 4 Tbsp
    ketchup
  • 1/2 c
    vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp
    soy sauce
  • 1 tsp
    garlic salt
  • ·
    fried rice:
  • 3 c
    cooked white rice
  • 3 Tbsp
    sesame oil
  • 1 c
    frozen peas and carrots (thawed)
  • 1
    small onion, chopped
  • 2 tsp
    minced garlic
  • 2
    eggs, slightly beaten
  • 1/4 c
    soy sauce

How to Make Sweet & Sour Chicken Fried Rice

Step-by-Step

  1. Start by preheating your oven to 325 degrees. Rinse your chicken breasts in water and then cut into cubes. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Dip chicken into the cornstarch to coat then dip into the eggs. Heat your 1/4 cup oil in a large skillet and cook your chicken until browned but not cooked through. Place the chicken in a 9x13 greased baking dish. Mix all of your sweet and sour sauce ingredients in a bowl with a whisk and then pour evenly over the chicken. Bake for one hour and during the baking process you will need to turn the chicken every 15 minutes.
  2. On medium high heat, heat the oil in a large skillet or wok. Add the peas/carrots mix, onion and garlic. Stir fry until tender. Lower the heat to medium low and push the mixture off to one side, then pour your eggs on the other side of skillet and stir fry until scrambled. Now add the rice and soy sauce and blend all together well. Stir fry until thoroughly heated! **You could really play around with this rice too! Try adding some diced ham, or green onion :) Yum!

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About Sweet & Sour Chicken Fried Rice

Course/Dish: Chicken




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