Easiest Recipe: Yummy Simmered Chestnuts, Chicken & Shiitake

Simmered Chestnuts, Chicken & Shiitake.

You can cook Simmered Chestnuts, Chicken & Shiitake using 12 easy ingredients and 5 simple steps. Here is how you achieve this tasty food.

Ingredients of Simmered Chestnuts, Chicken & Shiitake

  1. You need 300 g of Chicken Thigh Fillets *cut into 3-4cm size.
  2. It’s 1 tablespoon of Oil.
  3. You need 1 pinch of Salt.
  4. It’s 1 of Carrot *optional, cut into small pieces.
  5. Prepare 6-8 of Dry Whole Shiitake.
  6. You need 400 g of skinned Chestnuts *Today I used Frozen Skinned Chestnuts.
  7. It’s of <Sauce>.
  8. You need 1 cup of Dashi Stock *OR 1 cup Water & 1/2 teaspoon Dashi Powder.
  9. It’s of *You can use the Water that is used to soak Shiitake.
  10. It’s 2 tablespoons of Soy Sauce.
  11. Prepare 2 tablespoons of Mirin.
  12. Prepare 1 tablespoon of Sugar.

Simmered Chestnuts, Chicken & Shiitake instructions

  1. Clean and wash Shiitake, then Soak in plenty of water for 1-2 hours at least, or until completely softened. Drain but save the water if you use it for cooking. Wash them well again and cut in half..
  2. Shell and skin the Chestnuts. Keep the skinned Chestnuts in water while you are working. *Note: Today I used Frozen Skinned Chestnuts, which are ready to use..
  3. Heat Oil in a pot over medium heat, cook Chicken pieces until slightly browned, lightly season with a pinch Salt..
  4. Add Carrot and Shiitake, stir-fry for a few minutes, then add the all the sauce ingredients. Add skinned Chestnuts, cover with a sheet of baking paper, and cook for 10 to 15 minutes..
  5. Remove the baking paper, increase the heat and cook, gently tossing occasionally, until the sauce is almost gone..