This is a quick chicken recipe for busy weeknights that is delicious and satisfying. Serve with rice or noodles as a side dish and sautéed garlic broccoli.

caramelized chicken with ginger and lime

Caramelized chicken with lime and ginger

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 6

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons grated ginger
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 5 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 8 boneless chicken thighs
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 package sliced mushroooms optional
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • Stems of cilantro for garnish

Instructions

  1. In a small bowl, mix honey, soy sauce, ginger, garlic, lime juice and water.
  2. In a large pan, heat vegetable oil to medium-high. Sauté the chicken about 3-4 minutes per side, until nicely browned. Set chicken aside. Add a bit of oil if necessary and salute mushrooms till soft. Set aside as well.
  3. Reduce heat to medium, and deglaze the pan with the prepared honey sauce. Allow the sauce to cook for 2-4 minutes until it has thickened. Serve with a sprinkle of cilantro leaves and lime juice.

Tagged

Leave a Comment

Get our top 10 most-loved recipes and weekly menu

“My family has loved each and every recipe we’ve made from Bonjour Cuisine. Try one, and you won’t be disappointed!”

—Jennifer Greene

More Testimonials

Instagram

  • A great way to use leftover salmon is a salade niçoise. Add potatoes, hard boiled eggs, olives and capers, some greens, and top it all off with a mustardy vinaigrette. Filling, quick, and easy!
  • Craving these gluten free peanut butter chocolate chip cookies, recipe in comments section 👍 🍪
  • In celebration of Jewish Disability, Awareness, Acceptance and Inclusion Month (JDAIM), Women’s Philanthropy invites you to a special screening of the life-affirming documentary Far From The Tree, based on Andrew Solomon's New York Times bestselling book. Join us on February 7th at Cinema Guzzo in VSL. Link to register in bio!
  • Bon weekend and Shabbat Shalom everyone 💕 photo by @ava_farber0912
  • Delicious coconut chocolate truffles, very easy to make and can be prepared up to two weeks in advance, and left in the fridge. You won’t be able to have just one...