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Jelled Chicken

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Ingredients
  Roasting chicken 1 1⁄2 Kilogram
  Water 2 Liter
  Spring onions 3
  Fresh ginger root slices 3
  Salt To Taste
  Dry sherry 2 Tablespoon
  Cucumber slices 2 (To Garnish)
Directions

Place the chicken in a saucepan, cover with the water and bring to the boil.
Reduce the heat slightly and cook for about 1 hour.
Remove the chicken, reserving the cooking liquid.
Take the meat off the bone, separating the skin, and place in a pudding basin.
Cover the meat with the cooking liquid.
Add the chicken skin, spring onion, ginger, salt and wine or sherry.
Place the basin in a steamer or double saucepan and steam vigorously for at least 45 minutes.
Discard the skin, spring onions and ginger.
When the basin is cool, place it in the refrigerator for 6-8 hours or until the juice has set to a jelly.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Chinese
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Chilling
Ingredient: 
Chicken

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