Chinese Braised Chicken and Chestnuts

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

From one of my Chinese cookbooks. It's in Chinese, so some measurements are a little general. It's pretty simple, and what can be better than chicken and ginger on a cold day?

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Boil chestnuts, remove skins.
  2. Saute onions and ginger in oil, add chicken.
  3. Add soy sauce, salt, sugar, wine and water, braise over medium heat till half done (about 15 minutes).
  4. Add chestnuts, continue to braise until done.