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Chinese chicken recipes

34 Recipes
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Ditch the takeaways and try making our Chinese chicken recipes – we've got all your favourites like sweet and sour chicken and a classic chow mein stir-fry.

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  • Easy sweet & sour chicken

    Easy sweet & sour chicken

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.275 ratings

    Ditch the takeaway and make our simple sweet and sour chicken recipe. This speedy Chinese-style rice dish is ready in under 30 minutes and packed with zingy flavours

  • Sticky Chinese chicken traybake

    Sticky Chinese chicken traybake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.154 ratings

    Flavoured with honey, hoisin sauce and Chinese five-spice, this one-pan chicken dish makes a cheap and easy midweek family meal

  • Chow mein in a bowl on a wooden place mat

    Chow mein

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.119 ratings

    A classic Chinese dish of stir-fried egg noodles with shredded chicken breast. Experiment with different fish, meat or vegetables

  • Chinese chicken with pancakes

    Chinese chicken with pancakes

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.12 ratings

    A twist on a favourite takeaway using chicken instead of duck, this dish is perfect for a Friday night in

  • Chinese poached chicken & rice

    Chinese poached chicken & rice

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.15 ratings

    A healthy Asian-inspired dish ideal for an easy dinner. Use the leftovers to make our cold chicken noodle salad for the next day.

  • Sticky Chinese wings & cucumber

    Sticky Chinese chicken wings

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.19 ratings

    Chinese style chicken wings with a delicious twist, made using just 5 ingredients. They make a tasty lunch or make a batch to share with friends

  • Sweet and sour sauce with chicken balls and chopsticks

    Sweet & sour chicken balls

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.3 ratings

    Try making these sweet & sour chicken balls at home with this easy recipe. These satisfying chicken bites paired with a tangy dipping sauce are irresistible

  • Curried sweetcorn soup with chicken

    Curried sweetcorn soup with chicken

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.6 ratings

    This twist on the traditional Chinese sweetcorn soup has a subtle curry flavour. It's delicious, quick and easy to prepare

  • Chicken chow mein

    Chicken chow mein

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.77 ratings

    As part of our 'Cooking with Auntie Sara' series, Sara Buenfeld shows the kids how to make the classic takeaway favourite

  • Cashew chicken

    Cashew chicken

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.16 ratings

    Tender pieces of chicken breast are stir-fried with crunchy, sweet cashew nuts in this classic Chinese dish

  • Sweet sesame chilli chicken

    Sweet sesame chilli chicken

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.16 ratings

    Make this easy Chinese favourite at home with pak choi, ginger and sweet chilli sauce - cheaper and much tastier than getting a takeaway

  • Watercress & chicken stir-fry

    Watercress & chicken stir-fry

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.112 ratings

    Make your own easy stir-fry sauce at home with storecupboard ingredients and combine with chicken, veg and cashews for a filling dinner.

  • Cold chicken noodle salad

    Cold chicken noodle salad

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Make this noodle salad using leftover chicken from our Chinese poached chicken & rice

  • Sweet & sour chicken

    Sweet & sour chicken

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.90 ratings

    Try an authentic version of this classic Chinese takeaway dish, with natural sweetness and a warm chilli flavour to spice things up

  • Five-spice, soy & lemon roast chicken

    Five-spice, soy & lemon roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.12 ratings

    Try a roast with a difference - Chinese five-spice, citrus and ginger add warmth to the rich soy and hoisin sauce-based gravy

  • Sticky citrus chicken with carrots & cashews

    Sticky citrus chicken with carrots & cashews

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.25 ratings

    Ditch the takeaway and try a traybake full of delicious Chinese flavours instead. It takes just minutes to throw together this alternative sweet and sour chicken dish

  • One-pot crystal chicken

    One-pot crystal chicken

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    We have given the traditional method for poaching the chicken, but you can cook it in a pressure cooker for 20 minutes with outstanding results

  • Bowl of lemon chicken chunks with vegetables and noodles

    Lemon chicken stir-fry

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.114 ratings

    Who needs takeaways when you can make this low-fat Chinese-style stir-fry in half an hour?

  • Sweet chilli chicken

    Sweet chilli chicken

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    An incredibly easy Chinese-style chicken dish which is sweet, spicy and sticky

  • Peking-style chicken

    Peking-style chicken

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    Give the Sunday roast an Asian twist with this crispy-skinned Peking chicken recipe

  • Chicken stir-fry in 4 easy steps

    Chicken stir-fry in 4 easy steps

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.43 ratings

    Asian cooking can be light, healthy and so quick that you’ll think twice before ever ordering a takeaway again!

  • Cantonese steeped chicken

    Cantonese steeped chicken

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    Prepare this Chinese meal ahead to enjoy a relaxed dinner with friends - it's served at room temperature

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