Chicken Adobo Recipe!


This chicken adobo recipe is a very easy dish to make and very yummy for the amount of effort that’s necessary to cook it. 

Chicken Adobo Recipe

I dedicate this recipe to my friend Brian in the Philippines, who loves chicken.....and eating!

Brian: Enjoy!  (I'd love to see your face when you see this!  Ha ha ha!)

Ingredients (Serves 4 adobos!)

4 skinless, boneless chicken breasts
3 garlic cloves
1 cup of vinegar
2-3 bay leaves
1 cup water
Salt and pepper to taste
2 tablespoon soy sauce
3 tablespoons of oil
1 tablespoon of finely chopped parsley
A few basil leaves

Bay Leaves ala Adobo


Wash chicken. Dry with paper towels.

Chop the garlic and put in a medium pot. Cut the breasts into medium size pieces.

Chopped Adobo Garlic
Chopped Chicken Fillet

Add to the pot, along with...

Adobo Vinegar!
Getting Started with Adobo

...vinegar, bay leaves and, finally, water.

Bring to a boil. Lower heat to medium to simmer and cook for about 15 more minutes.

Boiling Chicken Fillets

Of course, when boiling chicken, you’ll get unwanted residues, so just remove them with a slotted spoon.

Add a pinch of salt and pepper to taste, and simmer for a few more minutes on medium heat!

Remove the cooked chicken from the pot, and put aside. Save the broth!!

Drained Fillets

Now add the soy sauce to the remaining broth and keep warm.

Adobo Soy Sauce

In a medium saucepan, heat oil for a few moments. Add the chicken pieces and sautée the chicken until they get crispy and have a nice light golden colour at the end! Very yummy! I promise!

Adobo Chicken Saute

My Chef's Tips:

When done, place the chicken pieces on a dish.

Adobo Chicken Broth

Pour the broth (created from cooking the chicken) over the chicken pieces.  Decorate with parsley and some basil!

Serve with rice and green vegetables! And a salad....

Adobo Side

So.....time to enjoy, Brian!

Adobo Chicken Feast!

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