Mongolian Chicken – This easy restaurant style Mongolian chicken Chinese inspired recipe made in less than 30 minutes consists of crispy chicken breast coated with a delicious sweet and savory sauce.
What is the Mongolian Chicken?
First all of all there’s nothing like Mongolian Chicken it’ should be called Mongolian beef and it is a dish served in Chinese-Australian & Chinese-American restaurants consisting of typically flank steak, stir-fried with vegetables, sliced beef in a savory brown sauce, made with soy sauce, hoisin sauce, and chili peppers.
The beef is commonly paired with mixed vegetables or scallions and is often not spicy. The dish is often served over crispy fried cellophane noodles or over steamed rice.
There are several ways of making this dish, frying the chicken, cooking the vegetables, making the sauce and then just toss everything together. It’s fairly quick & simple. you can spice it up as per your taste.
What does Mongolian Chicken Taste Like?
Mongolian Chicken is very similar to salty-sweet in taste and to make it more flavorful make sure that you make the sauce very well because sauce plays the main roll in taste.
Frequently Asked Questions
What Vegetables Can I Add?
For the classic and more simpler version, follow the exact recipe given below. But you can absolutely add any vegetables you like - broccoli, mushrooms, zucchini, carrots, water chestnuts, red peppers, etc.
Can I Store This Mongolian Chicken Stir Fry?
Absolutely! Pack them in an airtight container and keep in the fridge for 3-5 days. When ready to eat, microwave or heat on a pan until warmed through.
Can I Freeze this?
Yes! Completely cool it, place it on an airtight container or freezer-friendly bag, remove any excess air and freeze for up to 2-3 months. When ready to reheat, thaw it overnight in the fridge and heat in a skillet or place it into the oven and bake at 350 degrees until warmed through.
What to Serve With This Easy Mongolian Chicken?
I love to serve this over steamed rice, but you can serve it over zucchini noodles or cauliflower rice for low carb options.
Try my other popular Chinese chicken recipes:
- Chicken Stir Fry With Vegetables
- Easy Sesame Chicken
- General Tso Chicken
- Easy Orange Chicken
- Pineapple Chicken
- Sweet and Sour Chicken
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Mongolian Chicken Calories – 362 Kcal
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