For English https://thefabfoodieswede.com/2020/04/22/orange-chicken/; Så otroligt gott med Orange Chicken och för mig smakar detta precis som på ett ställe vi brukade äta på i Shanghai. Det tar en stund att laga det, räkna med 1-1,5 timma totalt ungefär. Men det är så värt det. Receptet är lagom för 4 personer om man har det som en huvudrätt. Servera med ris till.Läs mer
This is my favourite soup! And I always make a lot of it, normally I have a sandwich with it. But I didn’t have that at home..
Recipe for 3-4 persons
8 Jerusalem Artichokes, about 500 grams (1,1 pounds or 17,6 oz)
3 dl of vegetable stock (1,3 cup)
2,5 dl of cream (1 cup)
Peel the Jerusalem artichokes, and cut into pieces.
Peel and slice the shallots.
Then you sweat them.
When that is done throw it all into your mixer. Swish!!
Add the cream, and let it all simmer for some minutes.
Dinner is ready!
Recipe and photo by Malin Nordblom
Fab Foodie Swede
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Recipe for the chicken;
1 corn chicken (or as many as you like)
Mix butter with crushed garlic, and put it under the skin of the chicken. Salt and pepper all around.
Put it into the owen for 45 minutes on 225 C, and then 30 more minutes on 175C. Make sure the chicken is totally cooked!
Simmer the chickens sauce with red wine, salt and pepper until it becomes a bit thick.
We served the meal with potatoes and sallad.
And the sallad on the side that was really really nice!!
Recipe for the sallad;
Make a vinaigrette first;
2 tbl spoons pumpkin seed oil
1/2 dl sake or mirin
1 1/2 tbl Spoon rice winegar
1/2 dl japanse soy sauce
1 1/4 dl olive oil
salt and pepper
Mix it all really well
For the sallad;
150 gram fresh haricots verts
4 apples that you peel and cut into pieces
3 table Spoons sugar
1 tbl spoon olive oil
1 tbl spoon butter
1 small bag spinach leafs (70 g)
1 bag mixed sallad (150 g)
2 dl walnuts
Mix the apple slices with the sugar. And fry them on medium heat in a mix of butter and olive oil until they are golden.
Mix the sallad with the vinaigrette. And add the fried apples last.
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Shanghai Hong Qiao Da Tong Yang Market – 461 Jin Hui Lu / 金汇路461号