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Honey Chicken

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4.50 from 6 votes

Honey Chicken

Course Dinner
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 6 people
Calories 320kcal



  • 1 1/2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breast cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/4 cups Kodiak Cakes Buttermilk Power Cakes Mix
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoons salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper


  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 Tablespoon garlic minced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 2 Tablespoons sweet chili sauce
  • 2 Tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 1 Tablespoon low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 teaspoons cornstarch
  • 1/2 teaspoon sesame seeds for garnish


  • Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper; set aside.
  • Cut chicken into bite-sized pieces; set aside. Whisk eggs together in a small bowl. In a separate bowl, combine Kodiak Cakes, garlic powder, salt and pepper.
  • Dip each piece of chicken in egg then coat in Kodiak Cakes mixture and place coated chicken on prepared baking sheet. Generously spray the tops of chicken nuggets with nonstick cooking spray. Bake for 25 minutes, turning and spraying with cooking spray halfway through. Remove from oven and set aside.
  • While chicken is cooking, heat oil in a large skillet over medium high heat. Add minced garlic and cook for 1 minute. Whisk in salt, honey, chili sauce, rice vinegar and soy sauce until well combined.
  • In a separate bowl, whisk together water and cornstarch then whisk into skillet. Cook, stirring continuously, until thickened. Toss cooked chicken in sauce and garnish with sesame seeds before serving.


MFP: MFF Honey Chicken
March 2022


Serving: 5ounces | Calories: 320kcal | Carbohydrates: 29.6g | Protein: 33.9g | Fat: 7.3g

7 thoughts on “Honey Chicken

  1. Easy and Delish!

  2. 5 stars
    Super easy! Used bare chicken nuggets to save time, the sauce was perfect for my kids.

  3. 5 stars
    Better than take out

  4. 5 stars
    Kids love it as much as we do! Easy, better than Panda Express and healthier! I serve it with garlic green beans and (sometimes coconut) rice. It’s an easy go-to that doesn’t disappoint.

  5. 3 stars
    Should be called garlic chicken.. it’s good if you like alot of garlic, but I don’t think I’d pass this for a “honey chicken”.

  6. 4 stars
    made sauce and tossed with leftover huli huli chicken thighs, serve with rice and some green beans

  7. 5 stars
    So good. Kids love it.

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