Chinese Orange Chicken

Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 30 mins

A basic orange chicken recipe. Add your favourite veggies to make it go further, if you like. Red peppers are a nice choice.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place the cubed chicken in a bowl with the marinade ingredients for 30 minutes.
  2. While the chicken is marinating, prepare the sauce ingredients.
  3. When the chicken is nearly ready, heat the wok and add a bit of oil.
  4. Throw in the garlic and ginger and stir-fry until aromatic.
  5. Add the chicken and stir-fry until it changes color.
  6. Push up to the sides of the wok, making a well in the middle.
  7. Add the sauce.
  8. Mix the sauce and the chicken together.
  9. Stir-fry for another minute and serve hot.


Most Helpful

We thought this was THE BEST chicken!!! That orange juice gave it so much yummy flavor! I added red pepper flakes as well for a little zing. SO good. Will definitely be making this again. Served with fried rice...

Che~Sara` March 04, 2005

easy to make and very tasty but not as good as the restaurant version

erin byrum December 31, 2003

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