Chicken Adobo is an Filipino dish and is one of the mostly recognized Filipino foods. This Chicken Adobo Recipe is the simplest that you can get.


1. 2 lbs. chicken, cut into serving pieces

2. 3 pcs. dried bay leaves

3. 4 tbsp. soy sauce

4. 2 tbsp. vinegar

5. 3 cloves garlic, crushed

6. 1 to 2 cups water

7. 1/4 cup cooking oil

8. 1 tbsp. white sugar

9. salt and whole peppercorn


1. In a large container, combine the soy sauce and garlic then marinade the chicken for at least 3 hours.

2. Place the cooking oil in a pan and apply heat

3. When the oil is hot enough, put-in the marinated chicken. Cook all the sides for about 5 minutes.

4. Pour-in the remaining marinade and add water. Bring to a boil

5. Add the dried bay leaves and whole peppercorn. Simmer for 30 minutes or until the chicken is tender

6. Add vinegar. Stir and cook for 10 minutes.

7. Put-in the  sugar, and salt. Stir and turn the heat off.

8. Serve and Enjoy!!!