Braised Chicken Feet
Braised chicken feet with tausi is a very popular to Chinese dim sum. I know some do not fancy eating chicken feet but for those who have come to love this dish here is the recipe.
1 kilo chicken feet
1/2 head garlic chopped
1/2 cup tausi, salted black beans,drained and rinsed
3-5 pcs. siling labuyo, chopped
1-2 pcs. chicken bullion cubes
1/2 cup oyster sauce
3/4 cup soy sauce
1 tbsp. sugar
Chop off nails and remove outer skin of each chicken feet. Wash thoroughly and drain. Marinate chicken feet in 1/2 cup of soy sauce for 30–40 minutes. Drain and discard marinade. In a wok deep fry chicken feet until golden brown in batches. Drain excess oil and soak fried chicken feet in a big bowl of cold water for 30-60 minutes or until they puff up. Drain soaked chicken feet in a colander. In same a wok sauté garlic, black beans and siling labuyo until fragrant. Add in the chicken feet and stir fry for 1-2 minutes. Add 1/4 cup soy sauce, oyster sauce and sugar and continue to stir fry for another 1-2 minutes. Add in 4-6 cups of water and chicken bullion cubes, bring to a boil and simmer for 30-45 minutes or until chicken feet are tender and liquid turns thick and almost dry. Season with salt to taste as necessary. Serve hot.
Check out the second version of this dish:
Braised Chicken Feet, Chicken Feet Asado