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Honey Chicken

Chinese style Chicken preparation

Recipe by christy gerald of Dubai, AE

A mouth watering sweet and sour chinese chicken preparation is given here to try at home.Post ur comments after tasting it.

Ingredients non vegetarian 4 servings

    • 400 gm boneless chicken
    • 3-4 tbsp honey
    • 1 tbsp soy sauce
    • 2 tbsp tomato-garlic sauce
    • 2 tsp garlic-chopped fine
    • 1 tsp grated ginger
    • 1 tsp garam masala
    • 1 onion-chopped fine
    • ground masala of (1 tsp pepper corns,6 red chillies,1 tbsp vinegar,1 tsp salt,2 garlic cloves,1 inch ginger,1 onion,2 tbsp tomato puree)
    • 1 egg- beaten well
    • 2 tsp corn flour
    • 1/2 + 3/4 tsp salt
    • 50ml refined oil
    • a pinch of ajinomotto
    • 1 tsp lemon juice
    • spring onions-optional


    1. Marinate the chicken pieces with half the ground masala,beaten egg,corn flour,1/2 tsp salt for half an hour.
    2. Heat oil in a flat-bottomed pan and shallow fry the chicken pieces till golden brown.
    3. Fry onions,garlic and grated ginger for a min,add soy sauce,tomato-garlic sauce, ajinomotto,spring onions,3/4 tsp salt,garam masala,the remaining ground masala and stir-cook for 2-3 mins.
    4. Add the fried chicken pieces,honey and toss well or mix well for a min or two.
    5. Sprinkle lime on top and serve this semi-gravy chicken with Indian breads or rice,pulav,biryani etc,.



    Honey Chicken . Thank U ...Tat'z my favourite too .

    christy gerald

    christy gerald

    Hi rabz!,this is my fav. chicken too.Thank u so much.Wish to say that the Step 3. shd be done in the same oil that u used for frying the chicken pieces -step2.



    Thes are one of my fav chickens. Thanks Christy.