Chicken Nuggets in Orange Juice

This fresh chicken nuggets are cooked in a delicious fresh orange sauce. The result is a tender and juicy meat soaked in a smooth orange cream.

  • DifficultyEasy
  • CostCheap
  • Preparation time10 Minutes
  • Cooking time15 Minutes
  • Servingserves 2 people
  • Cooking methodStove
  • CuisineItalian


  • 350 gfresh chicken breast
  • 2fresh sweet oranges
  • 1lemon (zest only)
  • 1 spoonplain flour or cornstarch
  • 1 sprigfresh rosemary
  • 1 spoonextra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 glassdry white wine
  • 1 pinchground pepper
  • 1 pinchtable salt
  • q.s.fresh parsley


  1. – chop the chicken breast into nuggets;

    – put them into a bowl together with the flour, salt and pepper and mix everything together with your hands;

    – pour the oil onto a saucepan and bring to heat;

    – add the dusted chicken nuggets and seal them well for about 30 seconds;

    – pour the wine and stir well;

    – add the rosemary needles and the grated zest of the lemon;

    – when the wine starts to evaporate, pour the oranges juice and stir well;

    – cook for about 10minutes till the sauce thickens;

    – serve topped with fresh parsley

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