Japanese Chicken

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By Robert Carrier

Published 1965

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  • 1 tender chicken (about pounds)
  • 2-4 tablespoons soy sauce


Combine soy sauce, sake (or sherry and water), sugar, chopped ginger root, shallots, lemon and garlic. Cut chicken into serving pieces; dust with a little cornflour and marinate in this mixture for at least 4 hours, turning chicken in juices from time to time. Place chicken in a shallow baking dish; sprinkle with peanut or olive oil and bake in a slow ove