- Preparation time: 10 minutes
- Cook: 40 minutes
- Ready in: 50 minutes
Sesame Chicken is almost liked by everyone. It has an authentic taste, and it is also easy to make. Now, try this Best Ever Sesame Chicken recipe to make some for your family.
How to make Best Ever Sesame Chicken
In only 50 minutes which is less than an hour, you can cook and serve six serving portions of Best Ever Sesame Chicken based on the recipe below that you can follow from the beginning until the end.
- 30 gr flour
- 80 gr cornstarch
- A quarter teaspoon baking soda
- A quarter teaspoon baking powder
- 30 gr soy sauce choose the low-sodium one
- A tablespoon sherry, dried
- 130 ml water
- 450 gr chicken breasts with no bones and skins, cut into cubes
- 200 ml chicken broth
- 200 gr white sugar
- 30 gr white sugar, distilled
- 30 gr dark soy sauce
- A teaspoon of chilli paste
- A clove of minced garlic
- Vegetable oil
- Sesame oil
- Olive oil
- 30 gr sesame seeds, toasted
1To start this recipe, you need to prepare a medium bowl to combine some ingredients, such as baking soda, baking powder along with 30 gr of cornstarch in it. After that, pour again with other ingredients like the soy sauce, 30 gr of water, dried sherry, vegetable oil and sesame oil. Mix these ingredients well.
2After that, put the chicken breasts into the mixture. Make sure you coat the chicken evenly with the chicken. Then, cover the bowl with a lid. Next, you need to put the bowl in the refrigerator for several minutes. Here, 20 minutes is enough to refrigerate the chicken.
3While waiting for 20 minutes, you may prepare for the sauce. Take a saucepan and heat it over high heat. Then, fill with the sugar, chicken broth, soy sauce, vinegar, chilli paste, sesame oil along with the garlic. Stir and combine these ingredients well.
4After the sauce gets boiled, you need to add with 50 gr of cornstarch that has been combined with 100 ml of water. Pour this mixture into the sauce. Next, cook and simmer until it thickens for around 2 minutes. Then, lower the heat and make sure the sauce stays warm.
5Prepare a deep fryer or a large saucepan and heat it with olive oil over 375 Fahrenheit-degree. Then, put the chicken piece by piece and cook for around 4 minutes until they turn golden brown. Next, transfer to a plate with a paper towel and drain the chicken with it.
Now, it is time to serve the Best Ever Sesame Chicken on several platters. After that, pour the warm sauce over the cooked chicken breasts, and you may garnish them with the toasted sesame seeds on top. Enjoy this while it is warm for your perfect dinner with family.