Orange Sesame Chicken

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1 1/2 - 2 lbs chicken breasts or thighs
juice from 1 orange (1/2 cup)
2 Tbsp honey
2 tsps grated orange peel
2 tsps grated ginger root
1 tsp sesame oil
2 tsps canola oil
1 Tbsp sesame seeds
1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.  Place chicken in a shallow roasting pan, ugly side up.
2. In a small bowl, combine orange juice, grated orange, honey, ginger, and oil. Pour the mixture over the chicken thighs, ensuring that they are evenly coated.
3. Roast the chicken for 20 minutes at 375 degrees, then flip the chicken pieces over and baste with the juices from the pan. Sprinkle the chicken with sesame seeds and roast for another 15 - 20 minutes or until the juices run clear.
Dish   Main DishMain Ingredient   Chicken

Candace Trotter

Member since Nov 2009

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