My Favorite Easy Recipe *General Tso Chicken*

This is one of my favorite recipes, its easy and super simple. General Tso chicken is a Chinese cuisine and it is simply delicious. Hope you enjoy this recipe and find it very easy to make. This chicken main dish is a sticky and spicy flavor dish. 

General Tso Chicken
Prep Time
20 min
Cook Time
30 min
Prep Time
20 min
Cook Time
30 min
  1. 4 Cups of Vegetable Oil
  2. 1 tsp salt
  3. 1 tsp black pepper
  4. 1 Egg
  5. 2 Lbs of Chicken breast or Skinless Chicken Thighs
  6. 2 Cups of Cornstarch
  7. 2 Cups of Flour
  1. 1 Tbsp of Minced Garlic
  2. 1 Tsp of Red peppers
  3. 2 Tsp of Orange Zest
  4. 1/2 Cup of Sugar
  5. 1/2 of Ground ginger
  6. 3 Tbsp Chicken Broth
  7. 1 Tbsp Rice Vinegar
  8. 1/4 Cup Soy Sauce
  9. 2 Tsp Sesame Oil
  10. 1 Tbsp of Vegetable Oil
  11. !Do Not mixed with the ingredients above!
  12. 1/4 cup of Water
  13. 1 Tbsp of Cornstarch
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  1. Heat vegetable oil for frying
  2. Beat egg, mix with chicken, pepper, and salt
  3. Mix 2 cup of cornstarch with 2 cup of flour
  4. Dip chicken in the flour mixture and then drop the chicken the hot oil
  5. Cook chicken until golden brown and set aside on towel to drain
  6. Heat 1 tsp of vegetable oil in Wok or Skillet on high heat grill minced garlic, orange zest, and red pepper seeds for about 20 secs
  7. Add sugar, ginger, chicken broth, vinegar, soy sauce, sesame oil, and veggie oil, bring to a boil for about 4 minutes
  8. Dissolve 1 Tbsp of cornstarch into 1/4 cup of water, mix well and then add to sauce until thickening
  9. Reduce heat and add fried chicken to the sauce
  1. If your sauce does not thicken as much as you want repeat cornstarch mixture.