Chicken Almondigas Meal for Kids

AJI-NO-MOTO® Umami Seasoning


Chicken Meatballs:
  • 1/4 kilo (250g) Ground chicken
  • 2 tsps. (10g) Onion, minced
  • 1 pc. (60g) Egg, beaten
  • 2 tsps. (10g) Fish sauce
  • 1/2 tsp. (1.3g) Ground black pepper
  • 3/4 cup (80g) All-purpose flour
  • 1 cup (250g) Cooking oil
  • 5 Tbsps. (75ml) Cooking oil
  • 1 tsp. (5g) Onion, sliced
  • 2 tsps. (10g) Garlic, minced
  • 2 Liters (2000ml) Water
  • 1 3/4 cups (225g) Squash, minced
  • 1 1/4 cups (45g) Malunggay leaves, minced
  • 1 pack (120g) Miswa
  • 1/2 pack (5g) AJI-NO-MOTO® Umami Seasoning
Toasted garlic:
  • 6 tsps. (30g) Garlic, sliced thinly
  • 2 Tsps. (30g) Cooking oil
  • 2 Tbsps. (10g) Spring onion, chopped


  1. MIX. In a bowl, combine ground chicken, onion, egg, fish sauce, pepper, and flour. Scoop 1 spoonful of mixture then form into a ball.
  2. FRY. In a pan, heat oil. Fry chicken balls until golden brown. Drain excess oil using strainer or colander. Set aside.
  3. SAUTÉ & SIMMER. In a casserole, heat oil. Sauté onion and garlic until fragrant. Add water and squash. Lower the heat then let it simmer until squash is tender. Add malunggay leaves and miswa.
  4. SEASON. Add AJI-NO-MOTO®, mix well then cook for one minute. Add the chicken balls, toasted garlic, and spring onion.
  5. SERVE. To prepare Chicken Almondigas meal for kids, assemble 3/4 cup soup with 2 pcs meatballs to a bowl. Serve with, 1/2 cup rice, 1/2 pc apple, and 1 glass of water.

Cooking Tips

You may use milk instead of egg to help bind the chicken meatballs.

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ajinomoto cooking_time  Cooking Time: 30 minutes ajinomoto prep_time  Preparation: 30 minutes ajinomoto servings  Servings: 8 ajinomoto size  Serving size:
- 2 pcs meatball + 3/4 cup soup (180g)
- 1/2 cup rice (80g)
- 1/2 pc apple (40g)
- 1 glass water (250ml)V

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Good to Know Nutrition Facts

Chicken is one of the main sources of Protein that mainly functions to help form and repair muscles in the body.


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