Kung Pao Chicken Recipe | Yummly

Kung Pao Chicken

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11Ingredients
25Minutes
250Calories

Ingredients

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  • 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts (cut into 1” pieces)
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 2 teaspoons sesame oil
  • 3 tablespoons green onions (chopped)
  • 3 garlic cloves (minced)
  • 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1/2 teaspoon powdered ginger
  • 2 tablespoons rice wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1/3 cup dry roasted peanuts
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    NutritionView More

    250Calories
    Sodium26% DV620mg
    Fat18% DV12g
    Protein55% DV28g
    Carbs3% DV8g
    Fiber4% DV1g
    Calories250Calories from Fat110
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat12g18%
    Saturated Fat2.5g13%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol75mg25%
    Sodium620mg26%
    Potassium550mg16%
    Protein28g55%
    Calories from Fat110
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate8g3%
    Dietary Fiber1g4%
    Sugars3g6%
    Vitamin A4%
    Vitamin C6%
    Calcium2%
    Iron4%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(33)

    Yummly User 9 days ago
    Not bad, yes I will make it again
    Yummly User 17 days ago
    Great recipe! I’m not a big fan of ginger so in the future I may want to cut the ginger in half but other than that, it was a hit!
    Yummly User a month ago
    This Kung Pao Chicken was very good! I made dinner for 4 people so I multiplied the recipe by 4 and it was a bit too gingery but that’s on my part. Either way, it came out very well!
    Yummly User 3 months ago
    Good...all I need to say
    Yummly User 5 months ago
    Really tasty and easy to make. i added more sauce ingredients cause i prefered to have more of a gravy.
    Yummly User 7 months ago
    Tasty and easy! Liked it a lot, will definitely make again.
    Yummly User 7 months ago
    Great. Will definitely make again
    Yummly User 8 months ago
    Sauce is good but the chicken needs to be marinate it
    Yummly User 8 months ago
    Used chicken thighs, doubled the sauce as advised and accidentally put 4x the amount of chilli flakes but tasted nice with a bit more of a kick!
    Yummly User 9 months ago
    good thing i watched the video first. the written instructions tell you to stir-fry the chicken in sesame oil. fails to mention you fry the chicken first to get a crispy coating
    Yummly User 9 months ago
    Great! Added some cucumber into the mix at the very end, which paired well with the (mildly) spicy.
    Yummly User 10 months ago
    Super delicious doubled the sauce and it was perfect added some broccoli to the wok and made it even better definitely will be making again
    Yummly User 10 months ago
    Good, but flavor wasn’t quite Kung Pao.
    Yummly User a year ago
    exactly as it should
    Yummly User a year ago
    Easy aand very good!
    Yummly User a year ago
    It tasted great but was dry. Didn't come out like a sticky sauce. Still tasted great!!
    Yummly User a year ago
    Easy weeknight meal. I doubled the sauce as suggested.
    Yummly User a year ago
    It was good, but had to formulate the correct amount depending on the chicken
    Yummly User a year ago
    Quick and tasty. Perfect for a nice easy meal. My tip, shake the chicken with the cornflour in a Tupperware container.
    Yummly User a year ago
    really tasteful next time I'll try to make more sauce
    Yummly User a year ago
    Did not look anything like picture and not enough flavour or spice.
    Yummly User a year ago
    very simple recipe and super delicious!
    Yummly User a year ago
    Easy, delicious. Kung Pao can be too spicey, its nice that I can adjust the pepper. We enjoyed it very much. I also doubled the sauce.
    Yummly User a year ago
    Doubled the sauce and came out perfect
    Yummly User a year ago
    Doubled the sauce. It’s delicious
    Yummly User a year ago
    Doubled the sauce and it was delicious. Both wife and I loved the dish.
    Yummly User a year ago
    Delicious! I doubled the sauce like the comments suggest
    Yummly User 2 years ago
    Midnight favourite, adjusted a few measurements, but otherwise perfect!
    Yummly User 2 years ago
    really good highly recommend this again
    Yummly User 2 years ago
    Just a made a little bit more sauce than scheduled, so the rice gets some flavour too. But besides that absolutely great!

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