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Apple Cider Chicken

  Broiler fryer chicken 1 , cut in serving pieces
  Flour 6 Tablespoon
  Salad oil 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Onion 1 Small, sliced and separated into rings
  Garlic 1⁄2 Clove (2.5 gm), minced
  Instant chicken broth 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Apple cider 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Catsup 2 Tablespoon
  Grated lemon rind 1 Teaspoon

Wash chicken pieces; pat dry.
Shake, a few at a time, in 4 tablespoons of the flour in a paper bag to coat well. (Save remaining flour for sauce in later stage.)
Brown chicken slowly in salad oil in a large frying pan; remove from pan and set aside for later stage.
Stir onion and garlic into drippings in pan; saute just until soft.
Blend in saved 2 tablespoons flour, chicken broth, salt and pepper; cook, stirring all the time, just until mixture bubbles.
Stir in cider, water, catsup and lemon rind; continue cooking and stirring until sauce thickens and boils 1 minute.
Return chicken to pan; cover.
Simmer 45 minutes or until tender.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4245 Calories from Fat 2552

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 284 g436.8%

Saturated Fat 67.4 g337.2%

Trans Fat 1 g

Cholesterol 1124.9 mg375%

Sodium 2591.3 mg108%

Total Carbohydrates 115 g38.4%

Dietary Fiber 5.2 g20.9%

Sugars 28.7 g

Protein 290 g580.9%

Vitamin A 51.7% Vitamin C 74.8%

Calcium 26.4% Iron 103.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Apple Cider Chicken Recipe