Chef John's Caramel Chicken

This stunning dish is an amazing combination of sweet, spicy, and salty flavors all sticking to succulent pieces of chicken.

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 4 Servings
  • Prep
    20 mins
  • Cook
    20 mins
  • Serve in
    40 mins

Ingredients

  •   3/4 cup dark brown sugar
  •   1/3 cup cold water
  •   1/3 cup fish sauce
  •   1/3 cup rice vinegar
  •   1 tablespoon soy sauce
  •   4 cloves garlic, crushed
  •   1 tablespoon fresh grated ginger
  •   1 teaspoon vegetable oil
  •   8 boneless, skinless chicken thighs, quartered
  •   1/2 cup roasted peanuts
  •   2 fresh jalapeno peppers, seeded and sliced
  •   1 bunch green onions, chopped
  •   fresh cilantro sprigs, for garnish

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