Bubur Ayam

This dish is best discribed as a savoury "rice-pudding". It makes a tasty lunchtime dish, or, if you're one of the converted, a nice breakfast dish to see you through the rest of the day.

Ingredients:

Bubur Ayam
  • 1 Chicken (approx. 800 gr.)
  • 1½ Ltr. water.
  • 400 gr. Rice.
  • 2 Tbs. Chinese light Soy.
  • 2 Tsp. Garlic Powder
  • salt & pepper to taste
  • Garnish:
  • Chopped Parsley or Coriander leaf.
  • Omelet strips (made from 2 eggs)
  • Bawang goreng. (deef fried Onions)

Preparation:

Quarter chicken and put with water on low flame for 1 hour to make stock. Remove chicken.
Put the crushed shells from the eggs used for the omelet in the stock and stir well,on low flame, for a minute. Pass stock through a muslin cloth to clarify.
Wash the rice and boil in the stock for ½ hour until done. (must be sticky and thick).
Add the soy, garlic, salt, pepper and shredded chicken and simmer for a further 15 Minutes.
Decorate with omelet, onions and parsly or coriander. serve hot.

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