Hoisin Chicken with Broccoli

Baked, Panko-crusted chicken is tossed in a sweet, tangy, and garlicky hoisin-based sauce. Served with steamed broccoli, rice, and sliced green onions.

For the chicken:

1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts cut into 1-inch chunks
Salt and pepper to taste
2 large eggs, beaten
1 cup Panko breadcrumbs

For the sauce:

⅓ cup hoisin
1½ tablespoons rice vinegar
1½ tablespoons low sodium soy sauce
1½ tablespoons ketchup
1 tablespoon light brown sugar, lightly packed
½ tablespoon minced garlic

For serving:

12 ounces broccoli, steamed
Sliced green onions, for topping (if desired)
Rice, for serving (if desired)

Head over to bluegrassbites.com for instructions

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