Options to Consider for Chinese Food on Christmas
Having Chinese food on Christmas is another way to make the celebration go in a memorable way. Basically, Chinese may not have special food to celebrate Christmas event. But it is worth to try the food that actually set to celebrate the different event under the Chinese calendar.
- Peking duck will be one of the popular foods in the Chinese tradition. It is possible to have it with any generic recipe that you can find online. Of course, it will be great if you can find the recipe that is set on the original family based recipe. Since finding a duck to cook is not always that easy, modified the recipe by using chicken will be just fine. But still, it will be better for you not to expect the taste will be really set with the original Peking duck flavor. The duck however will have slight different taste and texture to enjoy. To make the modified recipe will last better; making some test will be a better way. This will let you to have the best modified Peking duck with chicken.
- If modifying the recipe is not really suit with your personal taste, shifting the menu into Kung Pao Chicken is worth to try. To have it, there will be 3 parts. The ingredient will be cubes 2 boneless and skinless chicken breast ½ cup peanut, chili, ginger, garlic, onion and vegetable oil. For marinade you will need soy sauce, cornstarch and water. The seasoning will be soy sauce, Chinese rice vinegar, granulated sugar, cornstarch, and salt and sesame oil.
- The first is combined the chicken with marinade ingredient and ad cornstarch. Then fry the peanut with vegetable oil. You have to Fry the chicken in flash so that it will not loss the juice. You can add the seasoning altogether.
And the Chinese food on Christmas ready to serve.