Sweet Sticky and Spicy Chicken

Linda Pulley


I promise your whole family will love this recipe. Not to spicy and not to sweet. It is just right. My family are always wanting me to make this. If you love Chinese food then you will love this.


★★★★★ 2 votes

15 Min
20 Min
Stove Top


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  • 2 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 1/4 c
    hot sauce
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/2 c
    soy sauce
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    chopped ginger root
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    chopped garlic
  • 8
    boneless skinless chicken breast

How to Make Sweet Sticky and Spicy Chicken


  1. In a small bowl, mix together brown sugar, honey, soy sauce, ginger root, garlic and hot sauce. Set aside.
  2. Cut boneless chicken breast into bite size pieces or 1/2 inch thick strips. ( whichever you prefer )
  3. Season the cut chicken with salt and pepper.
  4. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium high heat. Add chicken and brown on both sides about 2 minutes per side.
  5. Pour the sauce over the chicken and simmer covered until the sauce thickens about 10 to 15 minutes. Serve with rice.

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About Sweet Sticky and Spicy Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Chinese
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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