Baked Sweet and Sour Chicken
 
 
Delicious sweet and sour chicken baked in the oven. This recipe beats any take-out Chinese!
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Ingredients
  • 3-4 boneless chicken breasts
  • salt and pepper
  • 1 cup cornstarch
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • ¼ cup canola oil
Sweet and sour sauce ingredients
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • 4 Tablespoons ketchup
  • ½ cup distilled white vinegar
  • 1 Tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon garlic salt
Instructions
  1. Start by preheating your oven to 325° degrees. Rinse your chicken breasts in water and then cut into cubes. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Dip chicken into the cornstarch to coat, then dip into the eggs.
  2. Heat ¼ cup oil in a large skillet and pan-fry chicken pieces just until slightly browned but not cooked through. Place chicken in a 9×13-inch greased baking dish.
  3. Mix all of your sweet and sour sauce ingredients in a bowl with a whisk. Pour evenly over the chicken. Bake chicken for one hour, uncovered. During the baking process you will need to turn the chicken every 15 minutes.
  4. Serve immediately.
Notes
Serve this delicious chicken with the fried rice recipe below!
Recipe by Life In The Lofthouse at https://life-in-the-lofthouse.com/baked-sweet-and-sour-chicken-with-fried-rice/