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Chicken in Lemon Sauce Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Rossene Coia
Added: Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 chicken breasts
2 eggs
1/2 cup cornstarch
6 mushrooms
1/4 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
1 carrot shredded
1/4 c pineapple chunks
1 red hot pepper (optional)
1/2 green pepper

Directions:
Directions:
Cut chicken into 1 inch chunks, roll them in the eggs and cornstarch and fry the pieces until golden. Place on a platter. Remove all but 1 tablespoon oil from wok or frying pan. Stir-fry the mushrooms, hot pepper, green peppers, carrots, pineapple.
Make the sauce: 1 tablespoon grated lemon juice
1/2 c chicken broth
1 tablespoon vinegar
1 tsp soy sauce
1/4 c sugar
1 tablespoon corn starch

Add the sauce to veggies, dissolving cornstarch in chicken broth before adding. Cook until thickened and pour over chicken. Serve with rice.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Garnish with cucumber and lemon peels.
Important note - Marinade the chicken cubes in following marinade before frying and leave an hour or more.
Marinade:
1 tablespoon of vodka or gin
1 tsp salt
1 tablespoon soy sauce

 

 

 

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