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Chinese Lemon Chicken Recipe

Looking for an easy Chinese Lemon Chicken recipe? Learn how to make Chinese Lemon Chicken using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by go2net

Makes 4 servings



This recipe could use some salt and pepper for added flavor.

Recipe Ingredients for Chinese Lemon Chicken

1 1/2 lbs chicken breasts (or two double skinless chicken breasts), cubed
1 egg
1/2 cup cornstarch for dipping
2 tbsp Peanut Oil for shallow frying

Marinade:
1 teaspoon sesame oil
2 teaspoons rice wine (or sherry or vinegar)
2 teaspoons corn starch

Sauce:
4 oz lemon (or 1 large lemon), sliced thinly
1/3 cup water
1/3 cup apple cider vinegar
1/3 cup dark brown sugar
1 tsp corn starch (mixed in 1 tbsp water)

Recipe Directions for Chinese Lemon Chicken

http://www.cdkitchen.com/recipes/recs/450/Chinese_Lemon_Chicken46185.shtml
Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, Chinese, Fry

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 290.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
541
Calories from Fat
194
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
21.6g
33%
Saturated Fat
5.1g
25%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
198mg
66%
Sodium
190mg
8%
Potassium
499mg
14%
Total Carbohydrates
32.7g
11%
Dietary Fiber
0.9g
4%
Sugars
13.2g
Protein
50.9g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 25%
Calcium 5% Iron 14%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
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