Cantonese Shoyu Chicken

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 151.7
  • Total Fat: 1.4 g
  • Cholesterol: 28.4 mg
  • Sodium: 421.4 mg
  • Total Carbs: 27.6 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.1 g
  • Protein: 7.5 g

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From Jean Watanabe Hee's Hawaii's Best Local Dishes From Jean Watanabe Hee's Hawaii's Best Local Dishes
Number of Servings: 6


    5 lbs chicken thighs, skinless
    1/4 cup soy sauce (shoyu), add more to taste
    1/2 cup brown sugar
    1-1/2 cups water (or enough to cover chicken)
    2 inch piece ginger, sliced
    3 cloves garlic, crushed
    2-3 stalks green onion, diced
    2 T. cornstarch mixed with 2 T. water


Yields 6 servings

In a large pot, add all ingredients (except green onion) and bring to a boil. Add green onion, cover, and simmer for 30 minutes. Remove chicken from the pot; arrange on a platter. Bring liquid to a boil and skim off fat. Add cornstarch mixture to sauce and cook, stirring briskly, until thickened. Pour over chicken and serve.

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user TSUKAMOM.

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