Vietnamese Style Caramel Chicken. There's something about foods that are sticky and sweet.
Think barbecue, sticky buns, taffy... and chicken. Yes, chicken! This recipe for Vietnamese Style Caramel Chicken is a sweet and savory dish that's full of complex flavor yet so simple and quick to prepare in less than 30 minutes! Have I piqued your interest and curiosity? Read on!... Vietnamese Style Caramel Chicken recipe adapted from America's Test Kitchen 1/4 cup packed dark brown sugar 1/2 cup water, divided 2 tablespoons fish sauce 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger 1 clove garlic, minced 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1 1/2 pound boneless, skinless chicken thighs, cut into bite sized pieces Heat sugar and 1/4 cup water in a large saucepan over medium heat, swirling pan occasionally, until mixture is bubbling and very dark brown, about 8 minutes.
Whisk in the remaining 1/4 cup water, fish sauce, ginger, garlic, and pepper flakes. Are you seeing a pattern here lately? Somehow I have gotten on this Asian kick lately and I'm loving every bit of it.
I am finding out just how easy making these meals are and they all are so yummy! I'm also pretty darn proud of myself for totally keeping to my meal plan this week. I chose dishes to make and didn't really specify a day but the night before I needed to make dinner I would choose which one to make. It worked pretty good for me that way! I came across the blog My Kitchen Snippets quite some time ago. Grumpy enjoyed this meal very much. Mongolian Beef Recipe. Orange Chicken Recipe. Today I’m back with yet another Chinese-American dish – Orange Chicken.
It seems as though you can find orange chicken almost anywhere you want to eat these days. It is most commonly found at fast food restaurants, but don’t worry, this is so much better than anything you will find there. What really makes this recipe stand out is the combination of both orange and lemon juice. Once again we are also using the deep dryer for cooking the battered chicken. Now I get a lot of questions from people wondering if they can use a wok instead. Cooking Instructions: Step 1: Combine flour, salt, and pepper. Step 2: Meanwhile, in a large saucepan combine 1 ½ cups water, lemon juice, orange juice, rice vinegar, and soy sauce. Recipe: General Tso's Chicken.
This recipe for General Tso's chicken has been the most popular on this site since I first posted it in 2009.
Month after month it continues to be the most viewed and searched for recipe here. I love that so many of you, presumably, have visited on a mission to replicate this tasty dish from a favorite take-out. Over the past few months, I've been testing and retesting this recipe for my cookbook, and want to share a new revised version. I've loved all your feedback and incorporated some changes that'll make this General Tso's even better. The sauce, for example, has a couple of new ingredients to round out the tomato base. The biggest improvement is in the frying process. (Update: If you've enjoyed this General Tso's Chicken recipe, check out many more Chinese restaurant favorites in my new cookbook The Chinese Takeout Cookbook: Quick and Easy Dishes to Prepare at Home.)
Almost nobody in Hunan has ever heard of General Tso's Chicken, the most famous Hunan dish in America.