Job's Tears Chicken Stew -
Chinese Herbal Recipes
Help Cleanse and Rejuvenate your Body enable you to stay Younger and Healthier.

Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes

Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes. Job's Tears (yi yi ren) is a perfect example of a medicinal herb that is also a normal food item. Similar in appearance to pearl barley, but entirely different in nature, Job's Tears has a delicious nutty flavour and a potent nutritional profile. It eliminates dampness from the body, relieves arthritis and rheumatism, has diuretic properties, and is a nutritious food that is beneficial to both men and women, young and old alike. In this recipe, it is cooked with chicken, mushrooms, and ginger to produce a tasty tonic stew.

Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes.

Job's Tears Chicken Stew Ingredient - Chinese Herbal Recipes:

Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes. 1 fresh chicken
Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes. 2½ litres (10 cups) water
Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes. 30 gm Job's Tears seed (yi yi ren), soaked in water overnight and drained
Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes. 5 slices fresh ginger root, finely chopped
Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes. 300 gm fresh mushrooms, stems discarded, caps sliced
Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes. 3 spring onions, finely chopped
Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes. 2 tablespoons rice wine
Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes. 1 teaspoon salt, or to taste
Job's Tears Chicken Stew - Chinese Herbal Recipes was created to help cleanse and rejuvenate your body enable you to stay younger and healthier with chinese herbal recipes. ½ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

Job's Tears Chicken Stew Method - Chinese Herbal Recipes:

1. Clean and wash the chicken and cut it into bite-sized pieces. Place the chicken in a stockpot with the water, Job's Tears seeds and ginger, and bring to a rolling boil. Reduce the heat to low, cover and simmer for 2 hours until the chicken is tender.

2. Add all the other ingredients and return to a boil. Simmer for 2 more minutes and remove from the heat. Ladle into individual serving bowls and serve hot.

Note:- For a robust nutty flavour, add a dash of Chinese sesame oil to each serving bowl before ladling the stew into the bowls. Each serving may also be garnished with chopped coriander leaves (cilantro) or parsley.