Orange Chicken Supper Recipe
Orange Chicken Supper Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Orange Chicken Supper Recipe

Publisher Photo
"We're an American military family stationed in Germany," writes Lynda Muller. "Since we're just as busy as stateside families, this meal really fits our lifestyle. Because it uses a rice mix, orange juice and other items I keep on hand, it's both satisfying and swift."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:4 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 package (6.9 ounces) chicken-flavored rice mix
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1-1/2 cups hot water
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper, optional
  • 2 cups cubed cooked chicken
  • 1-1/2 cups frozen sliced carrots, thawed

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 399 calories, 12 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 78 mg cholesterol, 847 mg sodium, 47 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 26 g protein.

Directions

  1. Set aside seasoning packet from rice mix. In a large skillet, cook rice mix in butter over medium heat until golden brown. Stir in the water, orange juice, garlic powder, ginger, cayenne if desired and contents of seasoning packet; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 10 minutes.
  2. Add chicken and carrots. Cover and simmer for 5-10 minutes or until heated through and liquid is absorbed. Fluff with a fork. Yield: 4 servings.
Originally published as Orange Chicken Supper in Quick Cooking March/April 2002, p52

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 399 calories, 12 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 78 mg cholesterol, 847 mg sodium, 47 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 26 g protein.

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.

Reviews for Orange Chicken Supper

AVERAGE RATING
   (4)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (4)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
""
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
Reviewed Jul. 20, 2011

This is awesome. All of the flavors go

together so perfectly.

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Mar. 7, 2011

This was a delicious meal. It made plenty for my husband and I, but enjoyed it the next day for lunch. My co-workers were envious! Great recipe!

Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
 

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT