Rita's Lemon Chicken

Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is an awesome recipe. I think it is better than most chinese restaurant lemon chicken. My BH requests this for his Birthday every year. Try it. I'm sure you won't be disappointed.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut chicken in 1 1/2 inch pieces.
  2. Combine cornstarch, salt and pepper.
  3. Mix in egg yolks and water.
  4. Dip chicken in mixture and fry until golden brown, drain on paper towels.
  5. Sauce: Combine all ingredients, cook until sauce boils and thickens.
  6. Add green onions and chicken.
  7. Serve with rice and a stir-fried vegetable.


Most Helpful

My boys love lemon chicken so I thought I'd give it a try.....I came across this recipe and followed it exactly as said.....and amazing very simple to make and wonderful tasting & the boys enjoyed it...so I give it 5 stars. Thank U so much. I will always be making it from now on.

Spice girl December 21, 2005

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