Soy Sauce Chicken

Soy Sauce Chicken Recipe

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Marian DeSnyder


I learned this recipe when I was living in Okinawa and it is a family favorite!


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15 Min
45 Min


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21/2 lb
chicken, in like size pieces


2/3 c
soy sauce
4 slice
fresh ginger
2 Tbsp
1/2-2/3 c
2 c
3-4 medium
star anise


3 sprig(s)
green onions sliced on the bias for garnish

How to Make Soy Sauce Chicken


  • 1Combine all ingredients except chicken and bring to a boil.
  • 2Add chicken, cover, and cook for 10 minutes.
  • 3Remove cover, lower heat
    Turn chicken and baste
    Add more water if needed
  • 4Cook another 30 minutes
    Sauce should be thick, about 1 cup
  • 5Cut large pieces of chicken in half and toss in sauce

    Garnish with 3 green onions sliced on the bias
  • 6Serve over rice

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About Soy Sauce Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian
Dietary Needs: Low Fat, Dairy Free, Wheat Free
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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