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Sweet Chicken With Hoisin Sauce

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A simple to make sweet chicken with hoisin sauce recipe.
  Whole chicken 5 Pound, cleaned
  Cooked rice 1 Cup (16 tbs)
For the marinade
  Hoisin sauce 2 Tablespoon
  Soya sauce 2 Tablespoon
  Garlic powder 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Sugar 2 Tablespoon
For the sauce
  Rice vinegar 1 Tablespoon
  Sesame oil 1 Teaspoon
  Chily sauce 1 Tablespoon

1. Clean the chicken from the inside, remove all the gizzard and make a clean cavity inside.
2. Place the chicken in a deep bowl and marinade the chicken with hoisin sauce, soya sauce, garlic powder, salt and sugar, coat the chicken with the marinade, inside and outside.
3. Once done place the chicken in the refrigerator for at least 4 hours or overnight.
4. Preheat the oven to 400 degree, 10 minutes before the resting time is complete.
5. Prepare a baking tray, line it with foil.

6. Bake the chicken in the preheated oven for an hour; flip the chicken after 30 minutes interval.
7. In the meantime prepare the sauce by combining in a bowl hoisin sauce, soya sauce, rice vinegar, sesame oil and chili sauce, mix everything together and set aside.
8. Once the chicken is done, remove and let it rest for 10 minutes and cut the chicken into desired portion sizes.

9. Serve the sweet baked chicken with steamed rice or your favorite side dishes and drizzle the sauce all over. Enjoy!

Things You Will Need
Large bowl or plate
Baking tray

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
60 Minutes
Ready In: 
75 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 900 Calories from Fat 523

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 58 g89.3%

Saturated Fat 16.5 g82.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 283.6 mg94.5%

Sodium 962 mg40.1%

Total Carbohydrates 18 g5.9%

Dietary Fiber 0.54 g2.1%

Sugars 7.1 g

Protein 72 g143.9%

Vitamin A 10.8% Vitamin C 11.1%

Calcium 4.7% Iron 22.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

1 Comment

amfss350's picture
Kai,made the sweet Hoisin Chicken today. Great man and nice and moister mmh mmmmhhh mmhh!!! Easy to make and while the chicken is in de oven one can make the veggies and rice/noodles. Love the scorpions :-)
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