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Red Chicken With Almonds

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  All purpose flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt 2 Teaspoon
  Dried thyme 1⁄2 Teaspoon, crushed
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Broiler fryer chicken 3 Pound, cut up
  Cooking oil 2 Tablespoon
  Onion 1 Large, finely chopped
  Paprika 2 Teaspoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  Canned tomatoes 8 Ounce, cut up (1 Can)
  Water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Toasted blanched almonds 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

In plastic or paper bag combine flour, 1 teaspoon of the salt, the thyme, and pepper.
Add chicken pieces a few at a time; shake to coat.
In 12-inch skillet brown chicken pieces in hot oil about 15 minutes.
Add onion, paprika, and garlic; cook 5 minutes longer.
Stir in undrained tomatoes, water, and remaining 1 teaspoon salt.
Place toasted almonds in blender container; cover and blend till almonds are finely chopped.
Add to chicken.
Cover and simmer 30 to 35 minutes or till chicken is tender.

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Main Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3887 Calories from Fat 2418

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 268 g411.9%

Saturated Fat 65.5 g327.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1020.5 mg340.2%

Sodium 5177.3 mg215.7%

Total Carbohydrates 90 g30.2%

Dietary Fiber 21.3 g85.1%

Sugars 16.5 g

Protein 278 g555.1%

Vitamin A 177.3% Vitamin C 126.1%

Calcium 50% Iron 138.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Red Chicken With Almonds Recipe