Check out this Kung Pow Chicken Recipe for an Easy Freezer Meal for your family!
If you are new to Freezer Cooking, or if this is a staple to help simplify your life, this Kung Pow Chicken Recipe is the perfect make-ahead meal idea for your family! Super easy to whip up and stick in the freezer for a busy day. My family is always on the go, so these Freezer Meals help to keep us eating at home instead of spending more money to eat out several nights a week. Plus, here are even more Easy Dinner Recipes!
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Kung Pow Chicken Recipe
1.5 lbs of Chicken Breast Diced
1/4 Cup Peanuts
2 Cups Cornstarch
1 oz. Package of Water Chestnuts
3 Eggs Beaten
Green Onions for Toppings
1/4 Cup Canola Oil
1/2 Cup Soy Sauce
1 Tablespoon Red Chili Paste (Sriracha)
1/2 tsp. Garlic Powder
1/4 Cup Brown Sugar
1/2 Tablespoon Cornstarch
1 Red Pepper
In a Small Bowl Beat Eggs.
Place 2 Cups Of Corn Starch in a Separate Bowl.
Dip Chicken in Corn Starch, then Eggs.
Heat Canola Oil in a Skillet. Cook Chicken until Browned.
Place chicken in a 9×13 Baking Dish.
In a Bowl mix Soy Sauce, Chili Paste, Garlic Powder, Brown Sugar, Cornstarch, Red Peppers, Peanuts, and Water Chestnuts
Pour Sauce Mixture over Chicken and Mix well.
Bake at 325 Degrees for an Hour, Stirring every 15 Minutes.
Serve over Brown or White Rice.
- 1.5 lbs of Chicken Breast Diced
- 1/4 Cup Peanuts
- 2 Cups Cornstarch
- 1 oz. Package of Water Chestnuts
- 3 Eggs Beaten
- Green Onions for Toppings
- 1/4 Cup Canola Oil
- 1/2 Cup Soy Sauce
- 1 Tablespoon Red Chili Paste (Sriracha)
- 1/2 tsp. Garlic Powder
- 1/4 Cup Brown Sugar
- 1/2 Tablespoon Cornstarch
- 1 Red Pepper
- In a Small Bowl Beat Eggs.
- Place 2 Cups Of Corn Starch in a Separate Bowl.
- Dip Chicken in Corn Starch, then Eggs.
- Heat Canola Oil in a Skillet. Cook Chicken until Browned.
- Place chicken in a 9x13 Baking Dish.
- In a Bowl mix Soy Sauce, Chili Paste, Garlic Powder, Brown Sugar, Cornstarch, Red Peppers, Peanuts, and Water Chestnuts
- Pour Sauce Mixture over Chicken and Mix well.
- Bake at 325 Degrees for an Hour, Stirring every 15 Minutes.
- Serve over Brown or White Rice.
For the freezer version of this recipe, after step 7, just cover tightly and freeze. Then thaw overnight in the refrigerator and follow the normal baking instructions!
Nutrition Information:Yield: 5 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 674Total Fat: 23gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 17gCholesterol: 227mgSodium: 1763mgCarbohydrates: 65gFiber: 2gSugar: 12gProtein: 50g
This is one of our family’s favorite recipes. I hope you enjoy this as much as we do! Freezer cooking saves me a lot of time and money. It keeps me out of the kitchen most nights so I don’t have to prepare a meal, and it’s cheaper because I can plan ahead, buy on sale, and not eat out!
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