Chikuzenni -- Braised Chicken and Vegetables

Chikuzenni -- Braised Chicken and Vegetables

This looks like it took ages to prepare and tastes amazing.
Try this quick and easy Japanese dish made with frozen vegetables. Serve for dinner or for the New Year's feast.

Ingredients: 4 servings

Frozen Japanese vegetable mix
450 g
100 g
1 block
Dashi stock
2 cups (400 ml)
Soy sauce
2 tablespoons
2 tablespoons
1 tablespoon


1. Cut the chicken into bite-sized pieces, and stir-fry. Put the dashi stock, soy sauce, mirin, and sugar into a pot, and turn the heat to medium.
2. Add the chicken and frozen vegetables to the Step 1 pot, then simmer for 20 minutes over a medium heat. Once the flavours have melded together, it's done! If you let it cool a little the vegetables will absorb the flavours even more, and it will taste amazing.

Story Behind this Recipe

Using frozen vegetables means you can make this in a flash!