Sweet and Sour Pepper-Cherry Chicken

“Tender, peppery chicken breast strips are pan-fried then bathed in a unique, delicious sweet and sour cherry sauce. Serve with rice and garnish with green onion slices.”
READY IN:
40mins
SERVES:
3
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine cornstarch, onion powder, black pepper and allspice in a plastic zipper bag.
  2. Dip chicken strips in beaten egg, then shake in bag with cornstarch, to coat.
  3. Pan-fry in a large skillet until fully cooked and golden, about 10 minutes, turning once.
  4. Combine syrup from cherries, water, sugar, white vinegar and salt in a medium saucepan and bring to boil.
  5. Whisk 1 tbsp.
  6. cornstarch with a little water to dissolve it evenly (this step is VERY important), then add to syrup mixture.
  7. Simmer together, whisking constantly, until mixture thickens, then stir in cherries until heated through.
  8. Pour sauce over chicken strips and garnish with green onions.

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