crispy chicken recipe (honey chicken recipe)

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Crispy chicken is a fried chicken which is tossed with Asia sauces like red chilly sauce, schezwan sauce and tomato sauce.
Finger size thin chicken pieces are coated with Corn starch and all purpose flour batter with some seasoning and deep fried till crisp golden.
This is one of most loved Indo chinese fusion recipe and is very popular in southeast Asia.
You can easily make it in your kitchen and surprise you family members with this beautiful recipe.
You can also  add little Honey  and make crispy honey chicken. Your kids will love it.
Honey has some great health benefits for the growing kids.
Heath benefits of honey
  • Honey helps to suppress cough in children.
  • It acts as an antioxidants.
  • Promotes burn and wound healings.
  • Improve cholesterol levels
  • Good for heart health.
Indo-Chinese Cuisine has been very popular now a days in US also.
For more fusion recipe you can check the below link for more details
Crispy Chicken taste sweet, spicy and tangy. It is generally used as an appetizer or snacks before your main dish. You can use it as a side dish also .
It has some varieties of preparation depending on the uses of sauces. But the best one is using the Honey to make crispy honey chicken.
Ingredients and method of preparation are same for crispy chicken recipe and crispy honey chicken recipe.
We just need Honey as the additional ingredient to make honey chicken.
For more recipe using honey 
Ginger Honey Paneer Recipe

Crispy chicken recipe ( honey Chicken) recipe
Crispy honey chicken is a popular stir fry recipe where batter coated chicken fingers are deep fried and tossed or stir fried in a honey glazed chilli sauce 
Serving Crispy honey Chicken recipe

Prepa time       Cook time             serving
10 min               10 min                        2
Author               Mobasir hassan

  • 1 boneless chicken breasts
  • 2 teaspoon chopped onions
  • 1/2 teaspoon chopped garlic
  • 1/2 teaspoon chopped ginger
  • 2 teaspoon chopped spring onion
  • 2 teaspoon corn flour ( corn starch)
  • 1 teaspoon All purpose flour ( Maida)
  • 2 teaspoon Honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon tomato ketchup
  • 1/2 teaspoon red chilly sauce.
  • 1 teaspoon red chilly paste
  • 1/2 teaspoon dark sauce
  • 1/4 teaspoon white pepper powder
  • 1 teaspoon food wine ( rice vinegar)
  • Salt as per taste.
  •  Small of pinch sugar
  • Cooking oil for frying
How to make the recipe
  1. Wash the chicken breast and slice into two parts length wise. Then cut them into finger size pieces.
  2. In a mixing bowl add corn flour, all purpose flour, red chilly paste and salt. Make a batter by adding little water.
  3. Mix the chicken fingers into the batter nicely to coat evenly from all sides.
  4. Deep fry them till crisp golden. Remove on a absorbent paper to absorb excess oil.
Making the crispy honey chicken
  1. Heat 1 teaspoon oil in a chinese wok or a pan and fry the chopped garlic and ginger till light brown.
  2. Add the chopped onions and fry till translucent.
  3. Add red chilly paste, red chilly sauce, dark soya sauce, tomato sauce and vinegar.
  4. Pour little water and cook them for a while.
  5. Now add salt, white pepper powder and a small pinch of sugar. Stir and simmer.
  6. Pour 2 - 3 teaspoon corn flour slurry and mix well. Simmer further till the sauce thickens.
  7. Add the fried chicken fingers and coat well by giving a nice stir.
  8. Pour honey and mix. Sprinkle some chopped spring onions.
  9. Remove and serve hot.
Crispy chicken (honey Chicken) recipe video

                      Nutritional value
                      ( Serving size 100g)
  • Calories : 208
  • Fats : 12 g
  • Protein : 18 g
  • Carbohydrate : 37 g
Step by step Crispy honey Chicken recipe with photos
Chicken breasts for crispy chicken recipe honey chicken recipe


1. Wash and clean the Chicken Breasts and cut into thin finger size shape.
Thin finger size chicken pieces for Crispy Chicken Recipe honey chicken recipe

2 Take a mixing bowl and make  a thick batter using  Corn starch and all purpose flour adding water.
3. Add 1/2 tbs of Red chilly paste  to the batter and mix well.
4. This chilly paste will give it the required red colour to the chicken pieces.
5. Now add the finger size chicken pieces in the batter and coat them well from all sides. keep it aside for few minutes.
6. Heat oil in a pan and deep fry the chicken pieces till crisp golden. Remove them from the oil and keep aside.
Deep fried chicken fingers for crispy chicken recipe honey chicken recipe

7. Heat 2 teaspoon  of oil in a wok or a non stick pan, add chopped garlic, onions and ginger and sauteed for 1 minutes in high flame.
8. Slow the flame, add  Chilly Sauce, Tomato Sauce , remaining Chilly Paste and schezwan Sauce. Stir the mixture gently.
9. Add white pepper powder, salt and pinch of Sugar.
10. Add the fried Chicken  finger pieces to the mixture and stir . Mix properly so that the sauces coat the chicken pieces from all sides. Add half of the spring onions and food wine( rice vinegar)
11. Stir for a more minutes to dry the chicken mixture.
12. If you want to make it as crispy honey chicken then you can add the honey to the mixture.  And stir for more second .
13. Switch off the flame and remove them in a plate.
14. Garnish with the remaining spring onions and serve hot.
Garnished crispy chicken ( honey chicken recipe)

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