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Robertsons Chinese Sweet and Sour Cook In Sauce


For nearly a century, Robertsons has journeyed around the world in search of the finest, purest herbs and spices. Our ship is the symbol for our daring spirit and lengths we go to, to bring home and blend them. Robertsons goes to the ends of the world to discover the finest herbs and spices, sourcing and masterfully crafting them. The finest ingredients sourced from where they grow best – just the right sun, just the right rain.

Blended by masterblenders with thousands of hours of expertise. We call it spice craft. Spicy yet sweet, adding some heat, every herb and spice gives your curry a delicious bite. Our spices are expertly sourced and crafted to take taste experiences to new and unexpected places. No matter the choice of meat or cooking method, Robertsons continues to take the guesswork out of making new and exciting dishes with a burst of flavour. Only Robertsons goes to the ends of the earth to source and craft the very best herbs and spices.

NO ADDED MSG, GMO FREE, NON IRRADIATED that's what makes us the spice people. Robertsons now use the process of Steam sterilisation, which involves using steam and heat, as a more natural way to remove any chance of harmful organisms from our herbs and spices. Our herbs and spice maintain their taste, texture and colour without using the well-debated MSG flavor enhancer. As part of our Robertsons natural choices journey we do not use any genetically modified ingredients, using them the way nature intended.

How to cook:

1. Cook rice according to preparation instructions.

2. Heat the oil in a pot and fry the chicken strips until golden brown.

3. Add the vegetables and fry for 3 minutes. Add 225 ml water and the contents of the pouch and bring to the boil.

4. Allow to simmer covered for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Fold in the chopped spring onions before serving. Serve with cooked Basmati rice.

For an authentic taste marinade the chicken strips with 2 tbsp sesame oil for 30 minutes.


Sugar, salt, tomato*, yeast extract, paprika, corn starch, maltodextrin, ginger, onion*, vegetable oil* (palm fruit), xanthan gum, garlic*, flavouring, food acid (citric, malic), chilli, bay leaves, paprika extract, white pepper. *Sustainably grown. May contain cow's milk, egg, soya, and wheat gluten.


May contain: cow's milk, egg, soya, and wheat gluten.

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