Chicken Stock

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Preparation info

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Appears in

The Songs of Sapa

By Luke Nguyen

Published 2009

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  • 6 garlic cloves
  • 8 spring onions (scallions), white part only
  • 1 whole chicken (


Crush the garlic and spring onions into a paste using a mortar and pestle. Wash the chicken thoroughly under cold running water, making sure to remove all traces of blood, guts and fat from the cavity.

Put the chicken in a large saucepan or stockpot with 6 litres (