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Simple Coq Au Vin

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  All purpose flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt 2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Frying chicken 3 Pound, cut into pieces
  Bacon slices 3 , cut in 1inch pieces
  Onion 1 Large, cut in quarters
  Mushrooms 8 Ounce, sliced (1 Package)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), pressed/finely chopped
  Red wine 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Brandy 2 Tablespoon
  Bay leaf 1
  Snipped parsley 1 Tablespoon

Combine flour, salt and pepper in a shallow dish.
Roll chicken in flour mixture.
Set aside.
Place bacon in 2-quart glass casserole.
Microwave 2 minutes on high, or until almost crisp.
Add chicken and remaining seasoned flour to bacon and drippings.
Mix in onion, mushrooms, garlic, wine, brandy, bay leaf and parsley.
Cover tighly.
Microwave 15 minutes on high.
Stir. (Do not cover) Microwave 10 minutes on high, or until chicken is fork tender.
Let stand 5 to 10 minutes, covered.
Remove bay leaf before serving.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3883 Calories from Fat 1891

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 210 g323%

Saturated Fat 60 g299.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1025.7 mg341.9%

Sodium 4971.3 mg207.1%

Total Carbohydrates 142 g47.5%

Dietary Fiber 11.9 g47.4%

Sugars 17.6 g

Protein 279 g557.8%

Vitamin A 64.7% Vitamin C 119.3%

Calcium 28.8% Iron 118.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Simple Coq Au Vin Recipe