Cooking frozen chicken with orange in an air fryer is the easiest way to make this delicious take-out dish at home in minutes! No oil is required, and the chicken comes out incredibly crispy and pairs perfectly with the deliciously tangy orange sauce!
nember of serving : 1
▢24 oz frozen orange chicken
▢1 teaspoon salt (optional)
Spread the frozen orange breaded chicken pieces in an even layer in the basket of a deep fryer or on the trays of a deep fryer. * No oil is required. Place frozen orange sauce packet in a bowl or glass of warm water to melt while chicken is cooking.
Cook the chicken in a deep fryer at 400 degrees Fahrenheit. (205 degrees C) for 8 minutes, then flip and return to fryer. Cook another 3 to 5 minutes until crispy and fully heated through.
Air fry frozen chicken and orange halfway through cooking.
Heat thawed orange sauce in a bowl or container suitable for microwave use, about 30 seconds to 1 minute. Or heat in a small saucepan on the stove over medium heat for 2 to 3 minutes.
Stir in the air-fried chicken pieces and orange sauce.
Pour over the fried chicken with the heated orange sauce and stir thoroughly. Serve immediately.