How to make Chicken Sweet Soy Sauce -

Marinated chicken breasts deep-fried and served with a sweet soy sauce.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट), brown sugar/jaggery (ब्राउन शुगर)

Cuisine : Chinese

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Chicken Sweet Soy Sauce

Chicken Sweet Soy Sauce Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Chicken Sweet Soy Sauce Recipe

  • Boneless chicken breasts 4

  • brown sugar/jaggery 1 tablespoon

  • Honey 1 tablespoon

  • Soy sauce 1 tablespoon

  • Oil for deep-frying

  • Garlic chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Green chillies chopped 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 3 tablespoons

  • Chicken stock ½ cup

  • Sesame oil (til oil) 1 tablespoon

  • Ginger chopped ½ teaspoon

  • Red chilli flakes 1 teaspoon

  • Spring onion greens 1 tablespoon + for garnishing

  • Sesame seeds (til) 1 tablespoon + for garnishing


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a deep pan.

Step 2

Cut chicken into medium sized cubes and transfer into a bowl. Add 1 tablespoon garlic, green chillies, salt and 2 tablespoons cornstarch and mix well. Add a little chicken stock and mix well.

Step 3

Deep-fry chicken in hot oil till golden and crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 4

To prepare sauce, heat sesame oil in a non-stick pan. Add ginger and sauté for 30 seconds. Add remaining garlic and sauté for a minute. Add remaining chicken stock, chilli flakes, brown sugar, soy sauce and honey and mix well.

Step 5

Mix remaining cornstarch with some water to make a smooth slurry. Add to the sauce and mix well. Add salt and mix again.

Step 6

Add fried chicken and mix well. Add spring onion greens and sesame seeds and toss.

Step 7

Serve hot garnished with toasted sesame seeds and spring onion greens.

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