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Monday, April 21, 2014

Orange Chicken 香橙鸡丁

香橙鸡丁~ 散发水果清香味,酸中带甜。绝对令人食指大动,胃口大开!
Oranges and Kiwi bring out the fruity sweet and  sour taste to this dish.
 It will makes you do a little happy dance when you taste it! lol... 
Orange Chicken 香橙鸡丁
(Recipe source : adapted and translated from Carol "自在生活“ pg.108)

Ingredients 
300g chicken breast (I used 200g) (cut into bite-size cubes)
1 kiwi fruit
1-2 clove garlic
2 slice of ginger

Marinate
1tbsp soya sauce
1tbsp chinese wine
1 egg yolk
1tbsp corn starch 
1/4tsp white pepper

Orange sauce
200ml (about 3 orange) freshly squeezed orange juice (I use 2 orange)
20g rock sugar (adjust according to the sweetness of orange)
1tbsp corn starch + 1/2tbsp water (I use 1tsp corn starch + 1tbsp water)
Orange zest (1 orange)

4-5tbsp corn starch

Method: 
  1. Marinate the chicken meat for at least 30 mins.
  2. Coat the chicken pieces with corn starch and deep fry until golden brown, set aside.
  3. In a wok, add 1tbsp cooking oil, saute the garlic and ginger until aroma.
  4. Pour in orange sauce and cook for 2-3 mins.
  5. Add in deep fried chicken,Kiwi and orange zest, continue to stir fry until thicken.
  6. Dish out and serve hot.

I'm submitting this post to Little Thumbs up organised by Bake For Happy Kids, and My Little Favourite DIY, hosted by Ann of Anncoo Journal 

I am sharing this post with Cook-Your-Books #11 
Enjoy!

21 comments:

  1. Hi Esther
    This dish look so refreshing with the kiwi in it. Seem like right having this dish no need to go for fruit dessert...it is already in the dish! Sounds wonderful.

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  2. this is a very interesting dish Esther! i know that food ecstasy dance... hahahha... this must be one of those dishes that make you go mmmmmmm!!

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  3. Esther, this dish looks interesting with kiwi! I bet it is a refreshing yummy dish!

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  4. 好开胃,可以填多两碗饭咯,送来我家的饭后甜点,期望可以吃多两块这鸡肉。。。哈哈哈哈

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  5. 这个好吃又好看,我带着白饭来了!!

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  6. 我家婆不在家,厨房瘫痪了,
    请问我可以一家大小去你家吃饭吗?哈哈哈哈!

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  7. Esther, 我那天也想煮香橙的鸡块, 但是考虑到俩个女儿不吃, 就放弃了。。。
    你真有我心, 今天就煮给我吃了, 呵呵!

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  8. Hi Esther, this dish looks so GOOD! I bet it was very, very, tasty and everything was eaten down to the last drop of orange sauce!

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  9. Too bad I dont deep fry in my kitchen, maybe can try an oven-baked version instead. Tried orange sauce chicken a long time ago but I used pan fried chicken.

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  10. Esther, This chicken dish looks so delicious and flavourful!
    Thanks for linking to LTU.

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  11. 哎呀。。迟到了,还有香橙鸡吗?

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  12. 口水流满地了,好像吃 ^^

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  13. Hi Esther, this orange chicken dish looks yummy & refreshing ... orange + kiwi. Definitely cook more rice to go with it!

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  14. 好赞耶!酸酸甜甜好滋味呢!
    学起来~(*^__^*) 嘻嘻……

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  15. 我很少用水果入菜的,你这个看起来很不错,有机会我也要试试哦!谢谢你的分享。

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  16. Wow, what a lovely dish! I have never tried using kiwi fruits in a dish before, and it looks delicious! Thanks for sharing with CYB!

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  17. This looks really savory and delicious!

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  18. 色泽漂亮的菜肴, 大大的提高胃口哦!

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  19. 哎呀。我差点把这道酸酸甜甜的菜肴给 miss 了。

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  20. Esther, 这菜有丰富的vitamin c哦,有橙还有奇异果,好特别的组合!

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