Kung Pao Chicken

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by RSCOX62

This is a great Kung Pao Chicken recipe. I have tried a lot of recipes and there is a lot of variations out there. I always end up making this basic recipe because the whole family enjoys and it can be spiced it up diffently when you want a differnt taste.

Top Review by girl4unu_4452467

I have never had Kung pao chicken so this was my first time. Very delicious!! I added water chesnuts and served it over ham fried rice. :)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut up chicken in 1/2 inch pieces and coat with 2 tsp corn starch an set aside.
  2. Mix the soy sauce, 4 tbls water and sugar and set aside.
  3. Mix 1 tbls water and 1 tsp corn starch and set aside.
  4. Heat up wok with 3 tbls of peanut oil.
  5. Add chili peppers and cook for 15 seconds.
  6. Add chicken and stir fry until cooked.
  7. Drain the oil from the wok.
  8. Add crushed red pepper flakes, green onions, ginger, peanuts and stir fry.
  9. Add sherry and rice vinegar and stir fry.
  10. Add soy sauce mixture and bring to a rolling boil.
  11. Add cornstarch mixture and stir until it thickens.
  12. Serve with rice.

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