Superior Chinese Chicken

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10

min

Preparation

30

min

Cook

Med

Difficulty

3

Steps

10

Ingredients

Boost your health with our sweet and savory steamed chicken! This dish is perfect for cooking for your loved ones when they are feeling under the weather.

Let's start cooking!

Chicken pieces into pot

Step 1 - Clean and boil chicken

  • Clean and cut the chicken into small pieces then throw into boiling water.

  • Remove after boiling for 1 minute. Ensure not to cook chicken thoroughly as it will be steamed further.

Mix salt into pot of ingredients

Step 2 - Mix the marinade

  • In a large container, mix the ginger, wood ear fungus, goji berries, red dates, chicken essence, salt, Chinese rice wine and 1 Tbsp soy sauce together.
Add chicken into mixture

Step 3 - Marinate and steam the chicken

  • Place the semi-cooked chicken into the mixture and mix well

  • Steam for 30 minutes or until chicken is cooked.

Though named superior chinese chicken, this dish uses a very simplified and modernized version of the original superior broth, known as上湯(shàng tāng), which consists of chicken, pork, Jinhua ham, ginger and spring onions

Plate and serve!

Superior Chinese chicken with spring onion

Garnish with spring onion and coriander then serve hot!

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