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Hawaiian "Chicken"

Hawaiian “Chicken” is mock chicken mixed with a sweet and sour pineapple sauce and green pepper. I don’t have the recipe typed out at this time but I veganized it from a fundraiser/community cookbook.

I used the Chiken Cutlets that you can buy from the Mail Order Catalog for Healthy Eating. I re-hydrated them in Frontier Vegetarian Chicken Broth. It comes in powdered form and you just add it to boiling water. The broth powder is a bit high on the sodium side so it’s not something I use on a regular basis.

We don’t eat meat analogs all the time but we do enjoy them every now and then. The texture isn’t too freaky with the mock chicken. It’s basically a bunch of layers of textured soy protein compacted. That’s the best way I can describe it.

I served it with white basmati rice. I had boxes stacked up in front of my pantry shelf in the basement so I couldn’t get to the brown rice!

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And here is Rob acting silly and trying to distract me while I take a picture of the food:

Rob

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  • Jody August 17, 2006, 12:57 pm

    Wow, that looks very tasty. I’ve got a few dry packages like that in my pantry that I should use up.

    It is always cool to see recipe ideas.

  • Brandie August 17, 2006, 2:17 pm

    Looks great! I think the white rice works better than the brown would have for the picture.

  • Melissa West August 17, 2006, 3:41 pm

    Yummy!

  • mikaela August 17, 2006, 4:09 pm

    Excellent presentation with that blue plate 🙂 And, what a silly boy you have!

    -Mikaela

  • K August 22, 2006, 12:01 am

    What a fun pic of Rob. The food looks fabulous, Emmy. The colours are vibrant on such a bright plate as well…