Lemon Honey Chicken
Category: Main Dishes | Blog URL: http://sonikhadilkar.blogspot.com/2009/10/lemon-honey-chicken.html
This recipe was entered in The Foodista Best of Food Blogs Cookbook contest, a compilation of the world’s best food blogs which was published in Fall 2010.
Today i tried my hand at making a this sweet and sour chicken, the combination with lemon and honey does wonders to this dish! Enjoy this tangy-sweet chicken with boiled or brown rice.
½ kgs chicken breasts
1 cube of chicken stock
1 tbsp oil
1 tbsp ginger (grated)
½ lemon (juice and zest)
2 tbsp honey
salt and pepper to taste
1 tsp corn flour (optional)
Season the chicken with salt and pepper.Keep aside to marinate for an hour
In a sauce pan add oil and saute chicken until golden brown.
Add the chicken stock cube in 1 ltr of boiling water.Keep aside
In another pan add the ginger and saute until fragrant, then add the lemon juice and zest, honey, chicken stock, salt and pepper and reduce to thicken.
Dissolve corn flour into water and add this into the lemon sauce
Taste the lemon sauce here to make sure that the lemon and honey have balanced properly
Pour the honey lemon sauce over the chicken.
Can be serve with brown rice.