SLOW COOKER GENERAL TSO’S CHICKEN

low Cooker General Tso's Chicken is a super easy meal with an amazing sweet and savory sauce with a little bit of heat! This is way better than takeout!

SLOW COOKER GENERAL TSO’S CHICKEN

Ingredients
  1. 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into one inch cubes
  2. ¼ cup cornstarch
  3. 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  4. ½ cup hoisin sauce
  5. 2 T soy sauce
  6. ½ cup brown sugar
  7. 3 cloves garlic, minced
  8. 3 Tablespoons rice wine vinegar
  9. 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  10. ¼ tsp dry ginger
  11. ½ tsp crushed red pepper (more or less to liking)
  12. Optional garnish, green onions, sesame seeds, additional red pepper flakes

Instructions
  • In amixing bowl add the chicken and cornstarch. Toss until the chicken is completely coated in the cornstarch. In a medium sized skillet over medium high heat add oil and cook the chicken until the chicken is lightly brown but not cooked throughout. Put in the bottom of a slow cooker.
  • In a small mixing bowl whisk together hoisin sauce, soy sauce, brown sugar, garlic, rice wine vinegar, sesame oil, ginger and crushed red pepper. Pour on top of chicken in the slow cooker.