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Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe

If you like Chinese food, you will surely be familiar with their famous sweet and sour chicken. With this recipe, full of oriental flavours, this dish will be as good or better than in the restaurant. It will be the best you've ever tasted!

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Ingredients

number of servings
4

Sweet and sour chicken

  • 300 g chicken breast Added to
  • 2 egg Added to
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce Added to
  • 1 tablespoon Chinese wine Added to
  • 1 green bell pepper Added to
  • 1 clove garlic Added to
  • 12 onion Added to
  • corn flour Added to
  • salt Added to
  • oil Added to

Sweet and sour sauce

  • 150 ml water Added to
  • 30 g ketchup Added to
  • 2 tablespoon soy sauce Added to
  • 1 tablespoon rice vinegar Added to
  • 15 g brown sugar Added to
  • 1 teaspoon corn flour Added to
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Directions

45 min.
1. Step

Put the egg in a bowl and beat it. Add the chopped chicken and add a pinch of salt.

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe - preparation step 1

Source: Youtube

2. Step

Add the spoonful of white wine and the soya. Mix well.

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe - preparation step 1

Source: Youtube

3. Step

Add and coat all this with a generous amount of cornflour and mix well. Put in the freezer to allow the dough to rest.

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe - preparation step 1

Source: Youtube

4. Step

Put all the sauce ingredients, except the cornflour, in a frying pan. Heat while stirring frequently. Leave to thicken for about 10 minutes and set aside.

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe - preparation step 1

Source: Youtube

5. Step

Remove the chicken breasts from the freezer. Remove the excess cornflour and fry in plenty of very hot oil until golden brown.

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe - preparation step 1

Source: Youtube

6. Step

In a large frying pan, add a drizzle of oil. Heat over medium heat and add the chopped garlic clove.

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe - preparation step 1

Source: Youtube

7. Step

Add the peppers, onion and a small amount of salt. Mix everything well and cook for 3 more minutes.

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe - preparation step 1

Source: Youtube

8. Step

Add the sweet and sour sauce and a teaspoon of cornflour, dissolved in 10 ml of water. Mix well and cook for a couple of minutes more, stirring constantly.

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe - preparation step 1

Source: Youtube

9. Step

Add the chicken. Mix all the ingredients together again and serve immedi

Original Chinese sweet and sour chicken recipe - preparation step 1

Source: Youtube

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