Zesty citrus orange chicken.

Cooking Instructions

Step 1:

Set time. Cook in slow cooker on LOW for 2-3 hours [thawed] or 3-4 hours [frozen].

Step 2:

Remove chicken and shred. You'll know the chicken is done when it is tender and shreds easily. Return shredded chicken back to pot and stir.

Step 3:

Plate and serve as desired.

Slow Cooker (Crockpot) Sizes

The size of your crockpot can affect the outcome of your meal. If your crockpot is smaller than what we recommend, you may need to cook your meal a little longer. If it’s larger than what we recommend you may need to shorten the cooking time. You will need to keep a close eye on the chicken as it cooks. Here are the crockpot sizes we recommend for each meal size to help cook your meals just right:

Smaller Portion (SP) - 3-Quart Crockpot
Regular Portion (RP) - 4-Quart Crockpot
Bigger Portion (BP) - 6-Quart Crockpot

Pressure Cooker (InstantPot) Cooking Instructions

Though Beehive Meals are primarily designed to be cooked within a slow cooker (Crockpot), many of our meals can be cooked in a Pressure Cooker (InstantPot). Please reference our Pressure Cooker Instructions in the helpful links below.

Troubleshooting and Helpful Links:

Pressure Cooker (InstantPot) Cooking Instructions
How to avoid tough, rubbery, or even chewy chicken in your slow cooker
5 Tips to Help Get to Know your Slow Cooker

Serving Suggestions

Orange chicken pairs exceptionally well with any grain; rice (white or brown), cauliflower rice, couscous or quinoa. You'll want to serve it with something to soak up all that delicious, sticky sauce. Then go green! Add a fresh green salad, broccoli, asparagus, or green beans. Or you could try cauliflower or carrots. Add air fryer dumplings (pot stickers) if you'd like to extend the meal a little further.

Use Beehive Meals Orange Chicken to make delicious meals without all the prep work. Simply prep the noodles and sautee some veggies real quick for the spicy thai noodles and you have a new family favorite recipe! Or, if you want a fun appetizer or treat to impress all of your friends, try our Orange Chicken Wonton Tacos. With most of the prep done in the crockpot, you will put very little time into this meal/appetizer and everybody will praise you for the restaurant quality of the wonton tacos. Or try a delicious asian twist on pizza and try out our Orange Chicken Thai Pizza. It is so simple yet bursting with flavor, everybody will be going back for seconds or thirds!

Nutritional Information

INGREDIENTS: chicken breast, orange marmalade (high fructose corn syrup, corn syrup, orange peel, sugar, orange juice, citric acid, pectin, sodium benzoate), soy sauce (water, wheat gluten, salt, sugar, fermented soybeans, caramel coloring, and sodium benzoate), rice vinegar (rice vinegar, invert sugar, salt, brown sugar, water), sesame oil (soybean oil, sesame oil), spices.


Allergen Disclaimer: This product is manufactured in a facility that processes soy, dairy, wheat, tree nuts, shell fish, fish, peanuts, and eggs and may contain traces of these products.