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Orange Baked Chicken

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  Eggs 2 , beaten
  Orange juice 6 Tablespoon
  Fresh breadcrumbs 2 Ounce (50 Gram)
  Grated orange rind 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1 Teaspoon
  Chicken quarters 6
  Butter 3 Ounce, melted (15 Gram)
  Orange wedges 4 (For Garnish)
  Watercress 1 Tablespoon (For Garnish)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

Mix together the eggs and orange juice in a shallow dish.
Combine the breadcrumbs, orange rind, paprika and salt and pepper to taste on a sheet of greaseproof paper.
Dip the chicken quarters in the egg mixture, then coat with the breadcrumb mixture.
Pour half the melted butter into a roasting pan.
Arrange the chicken quarters in the pan in one layer and drizzle over the remaining butter.
Bake in a preheated moderately hot oven, 190°C (375°F), Gas Mark 5, for 1 hour or until the chicken is cooked through, turning the chicken quarters halfway through cooking.
Serve garnished with orange wedges and watercress.

Recipe Summary

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2811 Calories from Fat 1563

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 175 g269.7%

Saturated Fat 73.8 g369.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1164.2 mg388.1%

Sodium 1482.6 mg61.8%

Total Carbohydrates 117 g39.1%

Dietary Fiber 19.6 g78.3%

Sugars 69.5 g

Protein 193 g385.7%

Vitamin A 163.9% Vitamin C 585.7%

Calcium 57.3% Iron 69.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Orange Baked Chicken Recipe