July 14, 2017

Aloha Teriyaki Stir Fry

Serves 2-4 people

INGREDIENTS
1 c Aloha Teriyaki Glaze
1/2 c onion, chopped
2 t vegetable oil
2 c stir fry vegetables
1 1/2 lbs chicken or beef
Pinch of Salt & Pepper

PROCEDURE
Marinate beef or chicken in 1/2 cup of Aloha Teriyaki Glaze and set aside
for 1 hour. Heat a wok or sauté pan with 1 teaspoon of vegetable oil over
medium high heat and add marinated meat. Cook meat until browed and
remove from pan. Heat remaining vegetable oil in the same pan and add
the onion and stir fry vegetables. Cook until almost fork tender. Add the
cooked meat back to the pan and pour in remaining 1/2 cup of Aloha
Teriyaki Glaze. Stir fry until all ingredients have finished cooking.

July 14, 2017

Chicken Katsu

Yield: 6 servings

INGREDIENTS
2 lb chicken breasts – skinned and de-boned
1 teaspoon salt
½ cup flour
2 eggs, beaten
2 cups panko
1 quart salad oil for frying
1/3 cup Aloha Barbecue Sauce
2 teaspoons catsup
1 ½ teaspoon Aloha Shoyu Regular Soy Sauce or
Aloha Shoyu Lower Salt Soy Sauce


1 ½ teaspoon sugar
pepper – a dash or to taste
hot pepper sauce – a dash or to taste

PROCEDURE
Rub chicken with salt. Dredge chicken in flour, dip in eggs, and coat with panko. Pre-heat oil in skillet (about 375°). Fry chicken until golden brown; drain on absorbent paper. Combine remaining ingredients in a separate bowl. Spoon sauce over chicken and serve with white rice.

July 14, 2017

Easy Shoyu Chicken

INGREDIENTS
5 lbs chicken thighs, boneless
3 c Aloha Regular Soy Sauce or Aloha Lower Salt Soy Sauce
5 c chicken broth
1 T garlic, minced
1 1/2 T spoon ginger, minced*
1/2 c sake or beer
1 c sugar
1 t black pepper

PROCEDURE
Combine all ingredients in a large pot. Bring contents of pot to a boil and lower to a simmer for duration of cooking process. Cook until chicken is tender; about 30—45 minutes.

* 1/2 T powdered ginger can be substituted

July 14, 2017

Grilled Hawaiian Chicken

INGREDIENTS

3 broken fryers – split or quartered
½ cup catsup
½ cup Aloha Regular Soy Sauce or Aloha Lower Salt Soy Sauce
½ cup chicken broth
1/3 cup white wine
¼ cup frozen pineapple juice concentrate.
1 teaspoon of ginger – minced
1 teaspoon of Worcestershire sauce.

PROCEDURE
Wash chicken splits. Mix remaining ingredients in bowl. Brush mixture over chicken. Grill over barbecue, turning and basting with sauce until it is done (about 40 minutes). Serve with white rice

July 14, 2017

Just Pineapple Chicken Baby

Recipe featured in Oakland Raiders Cookbook

INGREDIENTS
3 pounds chicken wings or drummettes
12 oz. Aloha Barbecue Sauce
16 oz can pineapple chunks
½ cup brown sugar
2 tablespoons ketchup
¼ cup water
Salt to taste

Thickening Agent:
½ tablespoon cornstarch, 3 tablespoons water. Stir the cornstarch in the water until it dissolves.

PROCEDURE
Boil the chicken in a pot of water until it is half cooked. Drain the water from the pot and rinse the chicken off. Add all ingredients into the pot along with the chicken and the juice from the pineapple. Cook at medium to high heat uncovered (approximately 10 to 15 minutes) or until the chicken is tender. If desired, add and stir thickening agent into the pot to produce a thicker sauce. Garnish the finished product with pineapple chunks.

July 14, 2017

Sweet and Sour Chicken

Yield: 4 to 8 servings

INGREDIENTS
4 to 8 chicken breast halves – skinned and de-boned
1 egg – beaten Cornstarch Vegetable oil

Sauce:
1 cup sugar
4 Tablespoons ketchup.
½ cup Aloha White Distilled Vinegar
1 ½ Tablespoon Aloha Regular Soy Sauce or Aloha Lower Salt Soy Sauce
1 Teaspoon Garlic – powder or minced 

PROCEDURE
Mix well all the ingredients for sauce in a bowl and keep aside. Dip the chicken breast in egg and roll in cornstarch. Fry in oil until just browned (1 to 2 minute per side). Place browned chicken in a shallow baking pan. Pour the sauce over chicken and bake uncovered at 325 ° for one hour – turning chicken every 15 min.

July 14, 2017

Yakitori (Japanese Grilled Chicken)

INGREDIENTS
1 lb chicken breast – skinned and de-boned, cut into ¾” cubes
10 scallions – cut ¾” pieces
1 cup Aloha Regular Soy Sauce or Aloha Lower Salt Soy Sauce 
½ cup sake (Japanese rice wine)
3 tablespoons Mirin (optional)
1 tablespoon fresh ginger – grated

PROCEDURE
Mix ALOHA SHOYU Soy Sauce, sake, Mirin and ginger in large bowl. Marinate chicken pieces w/ mixture for at least 2 hours in the refrigerator. If using wooden skewers, presoak skewers in water for about 1 hour. Arrange chicken with scallions on to skewers. Grill until chicken is done.

July 14, 2017

Sam Choy’s Crusted Pork Loin Roast

NGREDIENTS
1 pork loin (3 pounds), fat trimmed off

Marinade:
1 cup Aloha Shoyu Regular Soy Sauce or Aloha Shoyu Lower Sodium Soy Sauce
4 tablespoons brown sugar
1 tablespoon minced ginger
1 tablespoon minced garlic
½ cup sherry

Crust:
1 ½ cups flour
4 whole eggs, beaten
3 cups panko (Japanese bread crumbs)
2 cups macadamia nuts, chopped
½ cup almonds, chopped
PROCEDURE
Combine all marinade ingredients and massage into pork for 8 to 10 minutes. Let pork marinate 2 to 3 hours in the refrigerator.

Remove pork and blot off excess marinade. Roll the pork in the flour and then in the beaten eggs. Roll the pork into the panko and nut mixture, pressing the bread crumb mixture firmly onto the meat.

Place the crusted pork in a roasting pan (no rack) and roast in a 325 degrees preheated oven for 45 minutes to 1 hour, or until interior temperature reaches 180 degrees on meat thermometer.

July 14, 2017

Ono Shortribs

Serves 4 people

INGREDIENTS
3 c Aloha Teriyaki Glaze
1/4 c green onion, chopped
4 cloves garlic, crushed
3 T pure sesame oil
2 T fresh ginger, crushed
4 lbs shortribs

PROCEDURE
Combine first five ingredients in a bowl and mix well. Place shortribs in a deep dish or pot. Pour mixture over ribs and coat thoroughly. Cover and refrigerate for 4-6 hours. Grill over barbeque or pan-sear on stovetop until desired doneness is achieved.

July 14, 2017

Aloha Sweet and Sour Spareribs

* featured on KHON morning show

Serves 4 -6

INGREDIENTS
5 lbs. pork spareribs or pork shoulder
2 cups beef broth of beef stock
1 cup your favorite Aloha Teriyaki Glaze
½ cup Aloha White Vinegar
1 cup diced pineapple
½ cup diced red bell pepper

PROCEDURE
Cut pork into 1 inch cubes and sear in a medium sized pot. Deglaze with stock, vinegar and Aloha Teriyaki Glaze, simmer until port is tender. Add pineapple and pepper, continue to simmer until pineapple and pepper are tender.

July 14, 2017

Teriyaki Meat Balls

Yield: 6 dozen meatballs

INGREDIENTS
1 1/2 lb ground beef
2 eggs – beaten
2 tablespoon flour
1 ½  teaspoon salt
Ground pepper
2 tablespoons cornstarch
¼ cup sugar
1/3 cup Aloha Shoyu Regular Soy Sauce or Aloha Shoyu Lower Salt Soy Sauce 
1 can (14 oz.) beef broth
¼ cup sake (Japanese rice wine)
1 ½ Teaspoon minced ginger root
1 ½ Teaspoon minced garlic

PROCEDURE
Preheat oven to 400 °. Combine ground beef, eggs, flour, salt, and pepper. Mix and shape into small balls about 3/4 to 1 inch in diameter. Place meatballsin a greased baking pan and bake for 14 to 17 minutes. In a skillet, mix the cornstarch with sugar and Aloha Shoyu Soy Sauce. Stir in beef broth, sake, ginger, and garlic. Cook until mixture thickens slightly, stirring constantly. Combine mixture and cooked meatballs in a serving dish