Lunch & Dinner,  Quick & Easy,  Vegetarian

General Tso’s Cauliflower

Quick recipe for Kung Pao Caulifower that uses store-bought Kung Pao sauce.

Got 15 minutes?

You got dinner!

This recipe, which is really not a recipe at all, it’s super fast and easy. The perfect solution for busy evenings!

I used a sauce from Wegmans but I’m sure every grocery store will have a Kung Pao sauce. I just happened to do my groceries there and I liked the ingredients.

kungpaosauce

To prepare the cauliflower I used my air fryer which I got this year for Christmas, and I air-fry everything I can since then 😉 If you don’t have an air fryer you can use a pan.

General Tso’s Cauliflower

Yields3 Servings

 1 head cauliflower
 4 eggs
 1 cup flour
 1 ½ tsp baking powder
 2 tbsp cornstarch
 2 tsp salt
 ½ cup water

1

Mix together flour, baking powder, cornstarch, salt, eggs, and water. Whisk until well combined. Dip cauliflower florets into the batter and let the excess drip off.

2

If you using the air fryer: Set 390F for 12 minutes. You sprayed the cauliflower with a bit of oil.
If using a pan heat the oil and fry the florets for a few minutes on each side.

3

Remove and set on a cooling rack. Move the cauliflower to a medium-sized pot and toss it with the sauce. Simmer on a low heat for a minute or two, just to warm up the sauce.

4

Serve with rice.

Ingredients

 1 head cauliflower
 4 eggs
 1 cup flour
 1 ½ tsp baking powder
 2 tbsp cornstarch
 2 tsp salt
 ½ cup water

Directions

1

Mix together flour, baking powder, cornstarch, salt, eggs, and water. Whisk until well combined. Dip cauliflower florets into the batter and let the excess drip off.

2

If you using the air fryer: Set 390F for 12 minutes. You sprayed the cauliflower with a bit of oil.
If using a pan heat the oil and fry the florets for a few minutes on each side.

3

Remove and set on a cooling rack. Move the cauliflower to a medium-sized pot and toss it with the sauce. Simmer on a low heat for a minute or two, just to warm up the sauce.

4

Serve with rice.

General Tso’s Cauliflower

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