Why wait on takeout or home delivery, when you can quickly make delicious teriyaki at home? This Chicken Teriyaki recipe can be made easily at home within 20 minutes. Moreover, this recipe has a twist with a secret ingredient to add to its authentic taste. To know what the secret ingredient is, keep reading!
In a large bowl, whisk soy sauce, orange juice, honey, ginger and sesame oil. Add the chicken pieces, coat well and refrigerate for 10 minutes.
In a non-stick skillet, heat olive oil on medium-high flame and add chicken. Fry until golden brown. This might take about 8-10 minutes. Take out the chicken and drain to remove excess oil.
In the same pan, add the remaining marinade and add butter. Boil while stirring continuously and let it lightly thicken. Remove from heat, add the fried chicken to the pan and mix well.
Garnish with fresh coriander and sesame seeds. Serve hot with butter-sautéed herbed rice.
Recipe TipsUse a spoon to peel the ginger easily. To finely grate the ginger, use a zester.Share your version of this recipeHave you tried teriyaki chicken at home and does your recipe use some exotic ingredients different from ours? We would like to know your version of the recipe.Frequently Asked QuestionsDo I need to marinate the chicken overnight for best results?10-20 minutes are enough for marinating the chicken. Avoid marinating the chicken overnight for this recipe.What can I substitute ginger with for this dish?Ginger gives teriyaki chicken its unique flavour. However, if ginger isn't available at hand, you can also use fresh garlic for this dish.