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

July 14, 2017

Oriental Burger

Yield: (dependent on size of burgers)

INGREDIENTS
1 lb ground beef or pork
1/4 cup breadcrumbs
1 egg
1 Tablespoon watercress – chopped
2 cloves garlic – minced
1 ½ Teaspoon ginger – minced
1 ½ Tablespoon Aloha Regular Soy Sauce or Aloha Lower Salt Soy Sauce 
3 Tablespoon hoisin sauce (an oriental cooking sauce made w/ soy beans and spices, found in most supermarkets)
1 small onion – sliced
cilantro sprigs (Chinese parsley)
bean sprouts

PROCEDURE
Pre-heat grill. Mix pork/beef, breadcrumbs, egg, watercress, garlic, ginger and Aloha Shoyu soy sauce together. Form meat mixture into patties (size according to your preference). Grill and then top with hoisin sauce, onion slices, cilantro and bean sprouts.

July 14, 2017

Marinated Grilled Flank Steak

INGREDIENTS
1 ½ pound flank steak – trimmed

Marinade:
1 lemon – juiced
¾ cup Aloha Shoyu Regular Soy Sauce or Aloha Shoyu Lower Salt Soy Sauce 
3 tablespoons Vegetable Oil
2 ½ tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
1 ½ garlic cloves, sliced
black pepper – to taste
1 green onion – chopped
1/8 cup Dill weed – chopped (optional)
½ teaspoon Celery seed

PROCEDURE
Mix all marinade ingredients in a large roasting pan. Place steak in same pan and marinatefor about 2 hours (up to 12 hours) in the refrigerator. Grill marinated steak over medium high heat. Length of grill-time is dependant on your taste (about 5 minutes per side for rare). Slice meat on the diagonal across the grain and serve.

July 14, 2017

Kalbi

INGREDIENTS
2 lbs. thin sliced short ribs

Marinade:
1 cup Aloha Shoyu Regular Soy Sauce or Aloha Shoyu Lower Salt Soy Sauce 
1 cup Sesame Seed Oil
1cup Brown Sugar
1 teaspoon green onions
1 tablespoon garlic
1 teaspoon sesame seeds

PROCEDURE
Mix all marinade ingredients in a bowl, stirring until the brown sugar is dissolved.  Place ribs in pan and pour marinade mixture over them.  Marinate at least 4 hours and up to overnight.  Grill ribs over a charcoal fire or broil.