Firecracker Chicken


What is Firecracker Chicken?

This easy chicken recipe is flash fried then slow cooked in a sweet and spicy sauce, for chicken that’s crispy on the outside, juicy on the inside, and coated in a perfectly sticky sauce!

You'll need chicken, cornstarch, and a few other simple ingredients to make this easy recipe.

What You'll Need

Coat the chicken in cornstarch and quickly brown in a pan with oil. Then transfer it to the slow cooker.

Brown the Chicken

Whisk together the frank’s red wing sauce (or buffalo sauce), sugar, water, and vinegar.

Make the Sauce

Pour the sauce over the chicken and stir.

Combine with Chicken

Cook on low for 4 hours, stirring occasionally to make sure the sugar doesn’t burn.

Slow Cook

Serve with scallions over white rice.


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