This Skillet Orange Chicken Recipe is so easy to make — it comes together in 30 minutes or less! This recipe for Orange Chicken has a crispy exterior and a sweet, sticky, tangy sauce that comes together all in one pan. This easy Orange Chicken recipe is pan-fried, making it a healthier version of the traditional coated and deep-fried Orange Chicken often found in Chinese restaurants.
I love sauces. I love dipping sauces, marinating meats in sauces, and more. It was so much fun and there was so much good food.
Tender, crispy, battered chicken smothered in a deliciously fresh, sweet and tangy orange sauce. This Chinese Orange Chicken rivals your favorite takeout! Chinese Orange Chicken, a dish of chopped, battered, and fried chicken pieces coated in a sweet orange-flavored, caramelized chili sauce, is a highly popular Chinese fast food dish of Hunan origin.
This recipe will make you dance a little in your chair as you eat it because it is just right on the money! This recipe is different than the orange chicken recipe with orange marmalade that is SUPER popular online because the sauce in that recipe is based on a mixture of barbecue sauce and orange marmalade. While some of the pictures may look slightly similar, this Panda Express Orange Chicken is going to taste a lot different.
Well, Chinese foods are not only about noodles. There are also many Chinese chicken recipes you can try at home, every day — literally. Chicken is always the top menu favored by children around the world.
Orange Chicken is a classic Chinese restaurant dish similar to takeout sweet and sour chicken but with a bigger punch of flavor. Over the years, I learned how to make Chinese orange chicken from a combination of working at a restaurant, cooking at home and also eating out! While in Florida, we ended up at Dooley Groveswhere we picked our own oranges, grapefruits, and pomelos.
My kids are always begging me to take them to grab Chinese food. I wanted to create a version at home, made from scratch, with only ingredients I can pronounce. It still has the same incredible flavor they love.
This orange chicken is a Panda Express copycat recipe with crispy chicken in a sweet and tangy orange sauce. My version tastes just as good as the restaurant version and is easy to make at home! Chinese orange chicken is totally irresistible — that SAUCE, it just makes the dish something special.
Orange chicken is a Chinese-restaurant favorite for good reason. Think of it as a Chinese-American version of fried chicken nuggets coated in a savory citrus sauce punctuated with a light touch of chile heat. What's not to love? Making it at home—instead of resorting to takeout—is much easier than you might think, and probably involves about as much time as it takes to find the menu online and wait, wait, wait for the delivery.