Lemon Chicken

Happy New Year everyone. Shall we start the year with a recipe?

I’ve been trying to find a chicken meal that appeals to both boys. Son1 loves chicken curry best which son2 hates, although he loves plain chicken. And now I think I’ve found the answer with Lemon Chicken.

Lemon Chicken

Lemon Chicken

Ingredients (serves 4)

450g diced chicken
1 large lemon or 2 small lemons
100 ml chicken stock
1 tbsp soy sauce
1 tbsp honey
1 tbsp cornflour
1 tbsp plain flour
2 tsp olive oil


Grate the zest from the lemon and then squeeze.
Mix together the lemon juice, chicken stock, honey and soy sauce in a jug.
Mix in the cornflour.
Stir in the lemon zest.
Microwave for about 1-2 minutes until the sauce thickens.
Meanwhile tip the plain flour into a flat dish.
Add the chicken and turn several times until it is fully coated in flour.
Add the oil to a wok and gently heat.
Add the chicken and fry for about 10 minutes.
Add your choice of vegetables and fry for about 5 more minutes until vegetables soften.
Stir in the sauce and cook for about 2 more minutes.
Serve with fried sliced potatoes and enjoy.

lemon chickenI’d love to hear what is your favourite chicken meal?

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