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How to Cook Chicken and Pork Adobo with Coconut Toddy

This is one of the many versions of chicken and pork adobo and this version contains sweet tuba or coconut toddy.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Total Time50 mins
Course: Chicken/Pork Recipe
Cuisine: Filipino
Keyword: braised pork adobo, chicken adobo, coconut toddy
Servings: 4 to 6 servings
Calories: 367kcal
Author: Manny


  • 1/2 kilo pork belly
  • 1/2 kilo chicken thigh
  • 2 Tbsp. grated ginger
  • ground sea salt to taste
  • black pepper to taste
  • 2 cups coconut toddy or coconut nectar, divided
  • 2 Tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 1 head garlic minced
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 6 bulbs lemongrass white part only, pounded and chopped finely
  • 10 whole peppercorns crushed


How to cook Chicken and Pork Adobo with Coconut Toddy:

  • Season pork and chicken separately with ginger, salt and pepper, then add 3 tablespoons of coconut toddy.
  • In a skillet or wok, heat oil and saute garlic until golden brown, add pork then cover.
  • Let simmer until tender and golden brown, then remove from heat. Do the same procedure with the chicken.
  • Stir together pre-cooked chicken and pork, add remaining coconut toddy, bay leaf, lemongrass and crushed peppercorns.
  • Simmer until tender and season with salt and pepper according to taste.