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A List of Ingredients for My 'American Adobo' Filipino Dinner

Specialty Ingredients:

Tamarind paste or powder, Jicama Root, Oyster Sauce, Chili Garlic Sauce, Patis, Cinnamon, Pastry Crust, Palm or Rice Vinegar, Coconut Milk, Sesame Seeds, Sesame Oil, Soy Sauce, Bay Leaf, Chorizo, Hearts of Palm,

Fresh Ingredients:

Chicken Breasts, Chicken Legs & Thighs, Ground Beef, Shrimp, Fresh White Fish, Whole Fish, Limes, Onions, Garlic, Carrots, Scallions, Potatoes, Jalapenos, Butter Lettuce, Vinegar, Ketchup, Ginger, Red & Green Peppers, Green Beans, Napa Cabbage, Bean Sprouts, Bok Choy, Rice.


Eggs, Cornstarch, Flour, Cooking oil, Sugar, Brown Sugar, Salt & Pepper