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general tso chicken

General Tso’s Chicken and Broccoli

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  • Author: Eric Jones
  • Total Time: 40 minutes
  • Yield: 5 1x


General Tso’s chicken is an Asian-inspired classic. The sweet and spicy sauce can add great flavor to your chicken and broccoli dinner.


Units Scale
  • 1 lb. Organic Boneless Chicken Breast
  • 12 oz. General Tso Sauce
  • 16 oz. Fresh Broccoli
  • 8 oz. Fresh White Mushrooms
  • 1/3 cup Italian Breadcrumbs
  • 1/2 tbsp. Paprika
  • 1 tbsp. Minced Garlic
  • 1/4 tsp. Garlic Powder
  • 1/4 tsp. Sea Salt
  • 1/4 tsp. Black Pepper
  • 1 Large Brown Egg
  • 2 tbsp. Heavy Whipping Cream
  • 1/2 tbsp. All Purpose Flour
  • 2 tbsp. Butter


  1. Begin by rinsing your chicken and cutting the chicken breast into square chunks. Season your chicken chunks with paprika. Lightly cover the seasoned chicken with all-purpose flour.
  2. In a bowl, add egg and heavy whipping cream. Mix well. Add chicken pieces into the bowl and allow to sit while you prepare the breading bag. Add breadcrumbs to a large zip lock bag and shake well until each chicken piece is covered evenly.
  3. Place chicken on a baking sheet (paid link) and bake at 400 degrees for 20 minutes.
  4. While the chicken is baking, pre-heat large cooking pan to medium heat. Add butter and minced garlic and cook for 1 minute. Add white mushrooms and allow to cook for 4 minutes. Add broccoli, sea salt, and black pepper. Cook for 10 minutes then turn heat to low.
  5. Once the chicken is cooked, add to cooking pan with other ingredients. Add General Tso’s sauce. Allow all ingredients to cook on a low temperature covered for 10 minutes stirring occasionally.
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 30 minutes
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Stovetop
  • Cuisine: Asian


  • Calories: 325
  • Sugar: 12.8g
  • Sodium: 803mg
  • Fat: 10.9g
  • Carbohydrates: 30.3g
  • Fiber: 4.4g
  • Protein: 41.2g
  • Cholesterol: 173mg