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general tso chicken served over white rice and plate with chopsticks

General Tso Chicken Recipe

Lil' Luna
Sweet and Savory General Tso's Chicken is a family-favorite. This flavorful chicken is served with broccoli or other veggies and filled with the sweet and salty combo everyone loves.
5 from 13 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 7 mins
Total Time 12 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 4
Calories 353 kcal


  • 2 tbsp sweet chili sauce
  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 tbsp cornstarch
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
  • 3 boneless skinless chicken thighs cut into bite-size pieces
  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1 bunch broccoli florets cut into bite size pieces (about 3 cups)
  • 2 cups cooked white rice or cooked noodles


  • Make general tso sauce by mixing chili sauce, sugar and vinegar in a small bowl. Set aside.
  • In another bowl, mix flour and cornstarch. In a third bowl, beat egg white and soy sauce. Add chicken to the white white and soy sauce and toss to coat, and then add coated chicken to flour bowl and toss around.
  • Pour oil in skillet and cook floured chicken for 7-8 minutes or until chicken is cooked and crispy.
  • Add broccoli to skillet, stirring often and cook until broccoli is softened, then add chili/vinegar sauce to skillet and cook for a few more minutes making sure to coat the broccoli and chicken.
  • Serve over rice or noodles and ENJOY!



Calories: 353kcalCarbohydrates: 42gProtein: 20gFat: 10gSaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 80mgSodium: 425mgPotassium: 257mgSugar: 10gVitamin A: 20IUVitamin C: 0.2mgCalcium: 16mgIron: 1.3mg
Keyword General Tso Chicken
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