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General Tso's Chicken

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Touré DIENE: "Just great. Easy and tasty. I recommend adding 1…" Read More
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27Minutes
520Calories
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General Tso's Chicken

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Ingredients

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5 SERVINGS
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 Tbsp. cornstarch
  • 1/4 cup rice vinegar
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 3 Tbsp. tomato paste
  • 3 Tbsp. hoisin sauce
  • 6 Tbsp. cornstarch
  • 2 Tbsp. soy sauce
  • 3 Tbsp. peanut oil
  • 3 egg yolks
  • 2 lb. boneless, skinless, chicken thighs (or breasts, cut into 1 1/4-inch cubes)
  • peanut oil
  • 2 Tbsp. fresh ginger (minced)
  • 2 Tbsp. minced garlic
  • 12 chiles de arbol
  • 2 Tbsp. sesame oil (Asian)
  • sliced green onions (for garnish optional)
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    520Calories
    Sodium
    Fat
    Protein
    Carbs
    Fiber
    Calories520Calories from Fat230
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat25g38%
    Saturated Fat6g30%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol240mg80%
    Sodium1540mg64%
    Potassium920mg26%
    Protein43g84%
    Calories from Fat230
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate31g10%
    Dietary Fiber1g4%
    Sugars14g28%
    Vitamin A8%
    Vitamin C10%
    Calcium4%
    Iron8%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(7)

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    Touré DIENE 2 years ago
    Just great. Easy and tasty. I recommend adding 1/2 an orange’s juice. It’s even yummier!
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    Nick Cook 3 years ago
    It turned out amazing!
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    Kyle 3 years ago
    The frying portion was great however the sauce didn’t turn out right. I followed exactly. I used slightly less oil because it was looking to oily before heating
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    Tanya G. 3 years ago
    It was ok, but I wouldn’t make it again. Not as much flavor as I thought it would have.
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    Daniel 3 years ago
    Very time and dish intensive, but delicious over some plain rice! I substituted sriracha for the chiles as that's all we had on hand, but overall, pretty tasty!
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    Jay 4 years ago
    Amazing and you can make it as spicy as you want!!!! 2👍
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    Emmy Raugh 5 years ago
    awesome flavor. added some sriracha and sweet chili sauce just for added sweet heat. definitely use a lower sodium soy sauce because mine came out on the saltier side.

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