Hey look, this isn’t a crockpot recipe. Hooray! Honestly, this is probably my best meal (aside from my chicken carbonara). I haven’t had too many successes in the cooking department, so when this came out tasting better than okay, I was ecstatic!
The prep was a bit tedious, but I guess I’m just not used to using more than one mixing bowl and a pan to make something. So you have to dirty your kitchen a bit more for cooking… that’s not something I’m fond of.
But I guess having dinner is a tad more important than having dessert. People say it’s more nutritious or something. Or something.
The ingredients are fairly standard and you probably have most of it your pantry waiting to be used up. I’ve made this recipe multiple times since my DB loves it. No veggies, no crazy ingredients, just straight up chicken– A real man’s meal.
The only downside to this dish is that you have to let it bake in the oven for an hour. That’s not necessarily a downside if you like getting your dinner started so you can do something else. You’ll have time to focus on making a side dish, watching a TV show, or prepping yourself to look fancy for your dinner date that’s coming over.
I served this with plain ol’ white rice, which can do no wrong. A side of veggies would have been nice, though.
Here’s a couple more pictures just to test your hunger. Seriously guy, baked sweet and sour chicken. No deep frying necessary.
Recipe from Life as a Lofthouse.