Easy Lemon Chicken Recipe | Healthy Lemon Chicken

Lemon chicken is made with deep fried chicken pieces coated with thick, lemon flavored lemon sauce. Juicy, flavorful and easy to make lemon chicken is an Indo-Chinese starter dish and a melt in mouth recipe.Cooking Time : 30 minutes

Serving : 2 – 3

Ingredients  :

  • 1 chicken breast, thinly sliced
  • 1 egg
  • 3 – 4 tsp cornflour
  • Salt to taste
  • Pepper Powder
  • 1 tsp soy sauce
  • Oil for deep frying
  • 1 tsp ginger-garlic paste

Lemon Sauce :

  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp corn flour
  • lemon juice
  • 1 cup water

Recipe :

  1. Wash chicken breast slices and put them in a mixing bowl.
  2. Add soy sauce, salt, egg, pepper powder, ginger-garlic paste and mix well.
  3. Keep aside for at least 2 hours.
  4. Take corn flour in a plate. Dip chicken pieces in corn flour.
  5. Heat sufficient oil in a pan for deep frying.
  6. Fry dipped chicken pieces till golden brown and crispy.
  7. Remove in a plate.
  8. Sauce : Mix corn flour and water to form a smooth paste.
  9. In a saucepan, combine sugar and lemon juice.
  10. On medium heat, stir sauce until simmering. Then add cornflour paste and stir till it becomes thick.
  11. Pour this sauce on fried chicken and mix well.
  12. Serve hot with Rice or just a starter dish.

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