Hello everybody, it’s me again, Dan, welcome to our recipe page. Today, I’m gonna show you how to make a distinctive dish, kung pao chicken. It is one of my favorites food recipes. This time, I am going to make it a bit tasty. This will be really delicious.
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To begin with this particular recipe, we have to first prepare a few ingredients. You can cook kung pao chicken using 26 ingredients and 6 steps. Here is how you can achieve that.
The ingredients needed to make Kung Pao Chicken:
- Prepare Prep time 20 mints
- Make ready Cooking time 10 mints
- Take Total time 30 mints
- Make ready Chicken Marinade:
- Take 1 1/2 kg boneless chicken cut into cubes
- Prepare 2 tbsp soy sauce
- Prepare 2 tsp sesame oil
- Get 1 tsp corn flour
- Prepare 1 tsp black pepper
- Prepare Gravy:
- Take 3 tsp cornflour
- Make ready 5 tbsp light soy sauce
- Take 1 tbsp dark soy sauce
- Get 5 tbsp sesame oil
- Make ready 1 tsp black pepper
- Take 2 tbsp sriracha sauce
- Get 3 tbsp water
- Prepare 3 tbsp honey
- Get 1 medium onion finely chopped
- Get 1 tbsp minced garlic
- Get 1 tbsp minced ginger
- Take 6 dried red chilies cut into halves and seeds removed
- Make ready 1 red capsicum cut into 1" cubes
- Prepare 1 green capsicum cut into 1" cubes
- Take 3 tbsp fried peanuts for garnish
- Prepare 1 tbsp finely chopped green onions for garnish
Kung Pao Chicken is a Chinese takeout favourite that is mouthwateringly good and highly addictive - so it's a good thing it's easy to make at home so we don't need to order takeout every time we crave it!! Kung Pao Chicken is from the Sichuan province in China. Kung pao chicken with bell peppers, onions, lean white meat, and a spicy sauce that rivals authentic Chinese takeout! Kung pao chicken has a lot going for it.
Instructions to make Kung Pao Chicken:
- Measure and prepare all ingredients. Marinate the chicken and keep aside or refrigerate until further use.
- Make cornflour slurry and keep aside too. - - Fry peanuts in oil on a low flame till golden.
- In a separate bowl mix together water, light soy sauce, vinegar, honey, sesame oil, sriracha, dark soy sauce and leave aside.
- Using the same oil in which peanuts were fried, heat in a pan over medium flame, cook the marinated chicken in a single layer, as soon as it changes colour, dish out and keep aside.
- Again, in the same oil saute onions till translucent, add ginger garlic and saute till fragrant. Now add the red chilies, chicken, red and green capsicums and the sauce mix and stir well.
- Lastly add the cornflour slurry, mix well and turn off the flame. You do not want the veggies to discolour or soften. Dish out and garnish with fried peanuts and spring onions. - - Serve with rice of your choice. Enjoy!
The Chinese takeout favorite boasts tender chicken, crisp veggies, crunchy roasted peanuts, and a spicy, savory sauce coating each and every bite. Kung Pao chicken is an extremely popular Chinese dish in restaurants worldwide. It can also be made quite easily at home! With very little prep, you can quickly whip up both the marinade and sauce. Kung Pao chicken, a classic Chinese takeout dish of stir-fried chicken, peanuts, and vegetables, is easy to make at home.
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