Restaurant Replica: Chang’s Spicy Chicken [from PF Changs]

Although it’s a “suburbanite chain,” I’m not afraid to admit that I love me some P.F. Chang’s.  At all my favorite restaurants, I have a staple dish that I rarely ever stray from. Well a few weeks ago, I strayed, and I ordered Chang’s Spicy Chicken. And I’ll never go back.  I’ve spent some time perusing the web and trying to figure out the perfect combination of recipes to replicate this tasty dish, and I am pretty freaking pleased with what I came up with. So come along while I get my spicy chaaang on, hungry ones… Continue reading

Slow Cooker Orange Chicken

Crock Pot Orange Chicken | Something to be SavoredChinese food is not necessarily one of those things this is cheaper if you cook it yourself. It’s like, what, $2.75 for a pint of chicken lo mein? And they usually have it ready for you in about four and a half minutes? But the ability to cook something from scratch that tastes just like the “real thing” is so worth it in my book.  But not to worry, this blog is all about making things that are delicious but simple, so this recipe was just as easy as everything else I make. I’m totally not ready for the tough stuff yet.  And hey, it was a rainy day spent crafting and watching Julie and Julia, why not break out the crock pot? Continue reading