Easy, crispy and most unbelievably delicious Lemon Chicken with Rice Bowls. So much better than take outs! All you need is only a few ingredients: chicken breast, lemon, salt & pepper, egg, oil, sugar, and cornstarch. One of the best Asian dinner ideas! Served with rice and broccoli. Quick and easy dinner recipe. Video recipe. | Tipbuzz.com Easy, crispy and most unbelievably delicious Lemon Chicken with Rice Bowls. So much better than take outs! All you need is only a few ingredients: chicken breast, lemon, salt & pepper, egg, oil, sugar, and cornstarch. One of the best Asian dinner ideas! Served with rice and broccoli. Quick and easy dinner recipe. Video recipe. | Tipbuzz.com

The easiest, crispy and most unbelievably delicious Chinese Lemon Chicken in rice bowls, a favorite Asian dinner recipe that’s so much better than takeout! And it’ll be on your dinner table in 30 minutes.

The easiest, crispy and most unbelievably delicious Lemon Chicken with Rice Bowls. So much better than take outs! All you need is only a few ingredients: chicken breast, lemon, salt & pepper, egg, oil, sugar, and cornstarch. One of the best Asian dinner ideas! Served with rice and broccoli. Quick and easy dinner recipe. Video recipe. | Tipbuzz.com

All you need is only a few ingredients: chicken breast, lemon, salt & pepper, egg, oil, sugar, and cornstarch.

The easiest, crispy and most unbelievably delicious Lemon Chicken with Rice Bowls. So much better than take outs! All you need is only a few ingredients: chicken breast, lemon, salt & pepper, egg, oil, sugar, and cornstarch. One of the best Asian dinner ideas! Served with rice and broccoli. Quick and easy dinner recipe. Video recipe. | Tipbuzz.com

Any easy to serve lemon chicken is in a rice bowl with some green veg like broccoli.

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This Chinese Lemon Chicken recipe is a delicious and easy lunch or dinner idea
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Easy Crispy Chinese Lemon Chicken (with Video)

The easiest, crispy and most unbelievably delicious Lemon Chicken with Rice Bowls. So much better than take outs!
Course Main Course
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 449 kcal
Author TipBuzz

Ingredients

  • 2 large boneless skinless chicken breasts cubed
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 egg
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 cups vegetable oil
  • 1 cup water (plus another 3 tbsp for cornstarch mix)
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1 tbsp cornstarch

Instructions

  1. In a mixing bowl with cubed chicken breasts, add zest of half a lemon, egg, salt and pepper. Mix well and marinate for about 15 minutes.
  2. Coat the marinated cubed chicken breasts into flour.
  3. In a medium-sized saucepan heat the oil to 325˚F. Deep fry the chicken for about 3-4 minutes until they turn golden brown.
  4. Remove and drain oil. Set aside.
  5. In a cooking pan, add 1 cup water, lemon juice (about 2 tbsp), and sugar. Bring the mixture to boil.
  6. Mix the cornstarch with 3 tbsp water, then add the mixture to the frying pan to thicken the sauce. Stir until mixture is smooth and thick.
  7. Mix in the chicken and simmer for about 3-5 minutes. Serve and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts
Easy Crispy Chinese Lemon Chicken (with Video)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 449 Calories from Fat 108
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 12g 18%
Saturated Fat 9g 45%
Cholesterol 41mg 14%
Sodium 21mg 1%
Potassium 119mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 77g 26%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 25g
Protein 8g 16%
Vitamin A 1.2%
Vitamin C 17.3%
Calcium 2.3%
Iron 18.1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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