Chinese lemon chicken recipe, like that of restaurants
Chinese style lemon chicken is our recipe of the day, because here at Comedera we love doing two things: 1) Show them how they can cook the dishes they will get in their favorite restaurants. 2) Talk about Asian food.
In this case, we are assuming that Chinese restaurants have a leading role among their favorites, and that is very good, because in our case it is like that. That said, it should be made clear that this is the recipe for Chinese style lemon chicken, because there are also similar dishes but typical of other types of cuisine, such as Mediterranean style lemon chicken.
How to make easy lemon chicken
About this recipe for chicken with lemon the ideal is to use breasts, although you can also use boneless boneless meat and it looks great.
You also have the possibility of chopping the breasts into pieces, say chop them in 4 parts each or simply use them whole as in this recipe.
There are people who like to mix the lemon with some slices of orange.
Lemon chicken step by step
This chicken recipe is perfect accompanied by a fried rice like our Chinese rice recipe or with good white rice, to mix it with the sauce.
Tips for your chicken in lemon sauce Chinese style
- For a recipe with even more oriental flavors, there are certain ingredients that can be added to the preparation. One is ginger. You can peel a piece and chop it into small pieces, which are added to the soy sauce at the time of making the marinade.
- Another ingredient that can make the flavors of this dish more Asian, is honey. If you want to use it, you can replace part of the sugar in the sauce, for an equivalent amount in honey. Try the result to make sure you do not need to correct the seasoning, with a little more honey or sugar, according to your taste.
Since you discovered our Chinese lemon chicken recipe easy, I suspect you'll like other Asian-style chicken recipes.