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    Hawaiian Sweet and Sour Chicken

    Hawaiian Sweet and Sour Chicken. Photo by Chef floWer

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    Total Time:

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    1 hr

    30 mins

    30 mins

    Buzymomof3's Note:

    I've been making this for years - I even used to make it for the kids I babysat back in the 70's. It's not like Chinese sweet and sour - it's a brown sweet and sour sauce.

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      Whisk egg in small bowl. Mix flour, salt, and pepper in another small bowl.
    2. 2
      Dip cubed chicken in egg, then in flour/salt/pepper mixture to coat - Put in pan with preheated oil and fry in batches.
    3. 3
      While chicken is cooking cube the green pepper and boil till tender. Drain and set aside.
    4. 4
      Once chicken is done, make sauce:.
    5. 5
      In a medium saucepan put one cup of water and dissolve 1 bullion cube into it (or use 1 cup of chicken stock - either works). Add the juice from the can of pineapples, the soy sauce and the sugar. Mix the cornstarch into the vinegar before adding it to the sauce - it makes it easier to blend. Heat the sauce till thick and glossy. You will have to stir it often, especially when it starts to thicken.
    6. 6
      Put the chicken, drained pineapples and peppers into a bowl - add the sauce and mix.
    7. 7
      Serve over hot rice.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on November 05, 2013

      This was good, made it for a Hawaiin dinner at our church. Used red peppers too, and just coated the chicken in seasoned flour and fried it. Sauce was great too.

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    • on January 01, 2010

      55

      Delicious, We all enjoyed this recipe, I found it very easy to put together. Only change I made was I used 1/3 cup sugar (the same amount of vinegar) in the sauce, because I thought it would be to sweet for our family. I really like the way the sauce was prepared separately and I had no trouble with the sauce thickening up, I just simmering it on a low heat until it was thick. Thank you Buzymomof3 for posting your recipe.

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    • on December 28, 2009

      55

      I used 5 boneless, skinless chicken breasts when I made this recipe & used a little more than 3 teaspoons of cornstarch when I made the sauce, all of which came together very nicely & tasted wonderful served over a combo of brown rice & peas! Will be making this one again ~ Thanks for sharing it! [Made & reviewed in Everyday Is a Holiday tag]

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    Nutritional Facts for Hawaiian Sweet and Sour Chicken

    Serving Size: 1 (404 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 612.4
     
    Calories from Fat 359
    58%
    Total Fat 39.9 g
    61%
    Saturated Fat 8.5 g
    42%
    Cholesterol 138.7 mg
    46%
    Sodium 443.6 mg
    18%
    Total Carbohydrate 35.6 g
    11%
    Dietary Fiber 1.2 g
    4%
    Sugars 30.9 g
    123%
    Protein 27.8 g
    55%

    The following items or measurements are not included:

    hot water

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