Hainanese Chicken Rice

Mak Tok’s Cookbook

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Hainanese Chicken Rice

With Mak Tok’s Sweet Chilli Paste

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  • 2 cups Drained Soaked Rice
  • 1 tbsp Soy Sauce
  • 3 cloves Garlic
  • 2 inch Ginger
  • Pinch of Salt and Pepper
  • 1 tbsp Sesame Oil
  • 3 cups Water
  • 4 pcs Chicken Thighs
  • 1 cube Chicken Stock Cube
  • 2 tbsp (or as desired) Mak Tok's Sweet Chilli Paste
  • Sliced Cucumber (as desired)


1) Bring water to boil. Add chicken thighs and stock cube. Simmer the stock in low heat for 15 mins or until chicken is cooked. Remove chicken and set aside.

2) In a rice cooker, place the soaked rice and add the chicken stock, soy sauce, garlic, ginger, and sesame oil. Season with a pinch of salt and pepper. Cook the rice according to the settings available.

* Don’t have a rice cooker? Just use a saucepan. Cook under low to medium heat for 10-15 mins.

3) Fluff the rice before serving. Assemble cucumber, chicken thigh, and serve with Mak Tok’s Sweet Chilli Paste.

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