Spicy Orange Cicken Stir-Fry Recipe

Looking for an easy Spicy Orange Cicken Stir-Fry recipe? Learn how to make Spicy Orange Cicken Stir-Fry using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by ceg627

Makes 6 servings



Why get takeout when you can make orange chicken so quickly at home?

Recipe Ingredients for Spicy Orange Cicken Stir-Fry

1 1/2 cups jasmine rice
3/4 cup orange juice
3 tbsp soy sauce
1 tbsp cornstarch
1 tbsp finely grated orange peel
2 tbsp vegetable oil
1 small red onion, halved, thinly sliced
1 tsp dried crushed red pepper
1 1/2 pounds chicken cutlets, cut crosswise into 1/2-inch-wide strips
8 oz sugar snap peas

Recipe Directions for Spicy Orange Cicken Stir-Fry

  1. Cook rice according to package directions. Cover to keep warm; set aside.

  2. Meanwhile, whisk juice, soy sauce, and cornstarch in medium bowl until cornstarch dissolves. Mix in orange peel.

  3. Heat oil in large wok or nonstick skillet over high heat. Add onion and crushed red pepper. Stir-fry 30 seconds. Sprinkle chicken with salt and pepper. Add to wok and stir-fry until onion is crisp-tender and chicken is just cooked through, about 4 minutes. Add sugar snap peas and juice mixture. Toss until sauce thickens and comes to boil and peas are crisp-tender, about 2 minutes. Season with salt and pepper. Serve with rice.

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, Chinese

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 254.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
461
Calories from Fat
118
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
13.1g
20%
Saturated Fat
3.2g
16%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
101mg
34%
Sodium
551mg
23%
Potassium
456mg
13%
Total Carbohydrates
45.4g
15%
Dietary Fiber
3.5g
14%
Sugars
4.8g
Protein
37.8g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 68%
Calcium 4% Iron 22%
* 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
  • High in niacin
  • High in vitamin C
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