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Learn how to make the best and easy Slow Cooker General Tso Chicken recipe. This all-time favorite has been made healthier with a few substitutions.

Easy Slow Cooker General Tso Chicken

Learn how to make the best and easy Slow Cooker General Tso Chicken recipe. This all-time favorite has been made healthier with a few substitutions.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 2 mins
Total Time 2 hrs 10 mins

Ingredients
  

  • 2-3 chicken breasts cut into cubes (organic, or grass-fed is best)
  • ¼ cup arrowroot flour
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 1 cup hoisin sauce
  • ¼ cup rice wine vinegar
  • ¼ cup coconut palm sugar
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • Sesame seeds for serving optional
  • Green onions for serving optional

Instructions
 

  • Add cubed chicken and arrowroot flour to a large ziplock bag. Give that baby a good shake to coat the chicken with arrowroot flour.
  • Add oil in a large skillet or wok over medium high heat.
  • Brown chicken by cooking for 2 minutes on each side until golden brown on both sides. (Chicken doesn’t need to be fully cooked, let your slow cooker do the rest of the work ) Add the chicken to the slow cooker.
  • In a medium bowl add hoisin sauce, vinegar, coconut palm sugar and sesame oil. Whisk until combined. Add sauce to the chicken in the slow cooker, stirring to coat the chicken.
  • Cook on low for 2-3 hours.
  • Garnish with a sprinkle of green onions and sesame seeds.