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Sweet & Savory Citrus Chicken Whole30 & Paleo

Hello there, to anyone who loves Chinese take out but hates the way it makes you feel! Because, same.

This citrus chicken is somehow both sweet & savory, filled with delicious spices, incredible textures and super fresh ingredients.

While most of what I do is usually very low prep/fuss I will warn that this is a tad more involved but SO WORTH IT.

If you're not super huge on recreating take out chicken texture and don't mind the sauce being a little more runny, you can just ignore the arrow root starch and that will cut some ingredients & steps out (but it really does make this super delicious).

Chicken1.5lbs chicken breast (cubed)1/4 tsp pink salt1/4 tsp pepper1 tsp baking sodaAvocado oil spray2 Tbsp arrowroot starch or powderSauce4 cloves garlic (minced)1/2tsp red pepper flakes (optional)1 tsp lightly dried ginger (or fresh) for pan + 1 pinch for sauce1/2 Tbsp orange zest1/2 Tbsp lemon zest1/8 cup orange juice1/8 cup lemon juice2 tbsp apple cider vinega…