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Hainanese Chicken



Hainanese Chicken

  • 1.5kg chicken
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 5 slices fresh ginger
  • 1.5 litres water
  • 1 carrot
  • 20 g salt
  • 30 g sesame oil
  • 6
    Preparation 30min
  • 7
  • 8
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      Recipe is created for
      TM 6
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      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

    Hainanese Chicken
  1. 1. Wash the chicken and pat dry.
    2. Rub generously with salt around the chicken and in the cavity.
    3. Stuff some slices of ginger and garlic in the cavity.
    4. Place the chicken in the varoma with a varoma trivet to make sure the steaming holes are not all cover. This ensures good air circulation for steaming.
    5. Put 1.5l of water in the mixing bowl
    6. Place simmering basket with carrots in the mixing bowl.
    7. Cover the lid and place the varoma on top. 30mins/ varoma/ speed 3.
    8. Check whether the chicken is cook through or not. Lengthen the time if not.
    9. Once done, remove the chicken and rub it with sesame oil and salt when it’s hot.
    10. Chop it and serve.

    For chicken rice, pls refer to chicken rice paste.

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For chicken rice, pls refer to chicken rice paste.

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