Sweet and Tangy Orange Chicken

Dive into a tantalizing blend of flavors with our Sweet and Tangy Orange Chicken recipe. This dish is a harmony of succulent chicken bites, kissed by the brightness of fresh oranges and balanced with a subtle tang that lingers on your palate. It’s a symphony of taste that will surely captivate your senses.


  • 2 lbs boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon ginger, grated
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • Sesame seeds and green onions for garnish


  1. In a bowl, whisk together orange juice, soy sauce, minced garlic, grated ginger, brown sugar, and vinegar to create the marinade.
  2. Add chicken pieces to the marinade, cover, and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes.
  3. In a large pan, heat vegetable oil over medium-high heat. Remove chicken from marinade and cook until golden brown and cooked through. Set aside.
  4. In a saucepan, combine cornstarch and water to create a slurry. Pour the marinade into the saucepan and bring to a simmer, allowing it to thicken.
  5. Add the cooked chicken to the sauce, tossing to coat each piece.
  6. Serve the Sweet and Tangy Orange Chicken over steamed rice, garnished with sesame seeds and chopped green onions.

Prep time: 40 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

Experience the perfect balance between sweetness and tanginess in every bite of our delectable Sweet and Tangy Orange Chicken. This dish elevates a simple chicken dinner to an extraordinary culinary delight.

Nutrition information: Calories: 320 | Carbohydrates: 24g | Protein: 28g | Fat: 12g | Sodium: 860mg

Indulge in the vibrant flavors of our Sweet and Tangy Orange Chicken recipe. As you savor each tender piece of chicken coated in the luscious orange glaze, you’ll be transported to a realm of culinary bliss. The marriage of the sweet citrus notes and the gentle tanginess creates a mesmerizing taste that’s hard to forget. Whether it’s a cozy family dinner or a dinner party with friends, this dish is destined to impress. So, roll up your sleeves and embark on a culinary journey that celebrates the beauty of contrasts and the joy of delicious food. Elevate your dining experience with this masterpiece – a dish that’s not just a recipe but a story told through flavors.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You’ll also love