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Tetiana KoziukFood
How to cook liver in sauce so that it is not bitter and soft

It often happens that when you cook liver, it turns out to be dense, dry, and bitter. But this can be avoided if you know some culinary life hacks. For example, the liver can be pre-marinated with spices and starch, and then cooked in a sauce. Marinating will prevent the liver from becoming hard, and the sauce will add a spicy flavor and remove excess bitterness.

The recipe for fried liver in soy sauce was shared by food blogger Zhanna (zha457) on her Instagram page.

Recipe for fried liver in soy sauce


  • chicken liver - 1 kg
  • salt - 1 tbsp
  • potato starch - 3 tbsp
  • garlic - 5-7 cloves
How to fry chicken liver
  • paprika - 1 tbsp
  • vegetable oil - 70 ml
  • onion - 1 pc

For the sauce:

  • soy sauce - 7 tbsp. l.
  • tomato paste - 3 tbsp
  • honey - 2 tbsp
  • boiling water - 100 ml
Soy sauce

Method of preparation:

1. Wash the liver and put it in a plastic bag.

2. Lightly beat the liver with a kitchen hammer right in the bag.

Why add starch to chicken liver

3. Add salt, starch, paprika, and oil to the liver. Squeeze the garlic. Stir the liver and leave to marinate for 20 minutes.

4. Meanwhile, prepare the sauce. Mix soy sauce, tomato paste, honey, and boiling water. Stir well.

Liver in soy sauce

5. Cut the onion into half rings and fry together with the liver. Fry for about 10 minutes.

6. Pour the sauce and cook under the lid for 15 minutes.

Cooking process

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