Mama Sita Chicken Adobo Recipe Video

Chicken adobo is an easy recipe. Makes a complete meal. It can be accompanied with rice or noodles.


Preparation Time5 MinCooking Time35 Min
Ready In40 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexJust EnjoyServings4
DishMain Ingredient


 Chicken1 Kilogram, cut into serving pieces
 Water1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Cooking oil2 Tablespoon
 Adobo mix50 Gram (Mama Sita's)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 539 Calories from Fat 320

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 36 g54.7%

Saturated Fat 9 g44.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 167.5 mg

Sodium 242.7 mg10.1%

Total Carbohydrates 1 g0.4%

Dietary Fiber 0.4 g1.6%

Sugars 0.8 g

Protein 51 g101.3%

Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 2%

Calcium 2.8% Iron 11%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Dissolve Mama Sita's Adobo mix in water.
Pour mixture over chicken.
Marinate for 15 minutes.
Pan fry the pieces until they are golden brown.
Pour in the marinade.
Bring to a boil.
Lower the heat and simmer until meat is tender and sauce has thickened.
Serve hot

Editors Review

If you have ever been to a Filipino gathering, you will know that there are a few of the regular favorite items that are always there, like Chicken Adobo. This is not to be mistaken with the Mexican Adobo! Watch this video to learn how to make this popular Filipino chicken dish using a short cut! It’s ideal for large gatherings.