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Chicken In Soy Sauce (Red Cooked)

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  Black peppercorns 6 (15 Gram / 1/2 Ounce Total Weight Of Mixed Spices)
  Star anise 1⁄2
  Dried orange peel 1⁄2
  Cinnamon 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Cloves 2
  Fennel 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Liquorice powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
For seasoning sauce
  Soy sauce 2 Tablespoon
  Sherry 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Sugar crystals 1 Ounce
  Water 1⁄2 Pint (300 Milliliter)
  Chicken joints 1 Pound (500 Gram)

Tie all the spices in a cloth and put them in a saucepan with the seasoning sauce.
Bring to the boil and simmer for 20 minutes.
Add the chicken to the prepared stock, cover and simmer for 10 minutes.
Turn the chicken to ensure that it has all been immersed in the stock and simmer for 10 minutes more.
Remove from the heat and leave the chicken to cool in the stock.
Take out the chicken, brush it all over with sesame oil, cut into bite-sized pieces and serve cold.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Gourmet, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
55 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 806 Calories from Fat 196

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 22 g33.6%

Saturated Fat 6.9 g34.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 2379.4 mg99.1%

Total Carbohydrates 60 g19.9%

Dietary Fiber 11.5 g46.1%

Sugars 29.7 g

Protein 92 g184.5%

Vitamin A 1.2% Vitamin C 24.4%

Calcium 7.6% Iron 8.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chicken In Soy Sauce (Red Cooked) Recipe