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Slow-Cooker Orange Chicken

  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 2 hr 15 min
  • Ingredients 7
  • Servings 4

Skip ordering takeout! You can enjoy fan-favorite orange chicken without leaving the house with this easy slow-cooker version. Slightly sweet with a bit of heat, it’s a family dinner that will please everyone. MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

1/2
cup sweet orange marmalade
1
tablespoon chili garlic sauce
1
package (20 oz) boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces
2
tablespoons cornstarch
2
tablespoons soy sauce
2
tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
2
cups cooked white rice

Steps

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  • 1
    Spray 2 1/2- to 3-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. In small bowl, mix marmalade and chili garlic sauce. Add chicken and marmalade mixture to slow cooker, mixing to thoroughly coat chicken with marmalade mixture. Cover and cook on Low heat setting 1 1/2 hours.
  • 2
    In small bowl, mix cornstarch and soy sauce; stir into slow-cooker mixture. Cover and cook on High heat setting 30 to 40 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink in center and sauce is thickened and bubbly around edges.
  • 3
    Remove from slow cooker; sprinkle with cilantro. Serve with rice.

Expert Tips

  • Adjust the level of spicy heat by adding more or less of the chili garlic sauce. For a family friendly meal, start with 2 teaspoons, and serve with extra for those who like more spicy heat.
  • Serve with a side of broccoli or green beans for a complete meal.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
400
Calories from Fat
45
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
8%
Saturated Fat
1 1/2g
7%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
90mg
29%
Sodium
890mg
37%
Potassium
370mg
10%
Total Carbohydrate
55g
18%
Dietary Fiber
1g
4%
Sugars
20g
Protein
35g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
4%
4%
Calcium
4%
4%
Iron
15%
15%
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 4 1/2 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
3 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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