Spicy! Honey Sriracha Chicken
3-4 chicken breasts, diced
⅓ cup cornstarch
1 cup water
2-3 tablespoons sriracha
5 tablespoons soy sauce
1 tablespoon minced garlic
¼ cup sugar
2-3 tablespoons honey (depending on how sweet you want it)
2 Tbsp corn starch + 2 Tbsp water
optional: crushed red pepper flakes, cooked quinoa for serving
In a saucepan, combine the 1 cup of water, sriracha, soy sauce, garlic, sugar, and honey and stir. Bring mixture to a boil over medium heat.
Whisk together the 2 tablespoons cornstarch and remaining 2 tablespoons of water until dissolved. Add to saucepan and stir until thickened. Reduce heat to low.
Add diced chicken and ⅓ cup corn starch to a large plastic bag. Seal the bag and shake to coat chicken. Drizzle a large pan or skillet with oil over medium heat. Add chicken and sauté until browned and chicken is cooked through. Add the sauce and stir to coat. Sprinkle with crushed pepper flakes if desired and serve over warm quinoa or steamed broccoli. Top with sesame seeds and chopped green onions.