Some moms and I were standing around chatting while our sons were at baseball practice the other afternoon, when the topic of sesame chicken recipes came up. Because, as it turns out, all families love sesame chicken and can’t enough of that sticky, tangy sauce.
The conversation kicked off a recipe-sharing chain later that night. Here’s a Le Creme de la Crumb recipe from my friend Christine for a simple baked sesame chicken (pictured at top). Serve it with a bowl of steamed rice and broccoli for a healthy insta-meal that you can feel good about serving to your family once a week.
For the noodle lovers, here’s a Chrissy Teigen recipe that was a recent Blue Apron win for my friend Sara.
Finally, here’s a recipe from Smitten Kitchen that I love for sesame chicken wings (aka the best of both worlds).