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Smothered Chicken

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Ingredients
  Broiler fryer 6 Pound
  Flour 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Salt 2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Butter/Margarine 6 Tablespoon
  Onion 1 Medium
  Water 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
Directions

Wash chicken halves; pat dry.
Shake with mixture of 1/3 cup flour, 1 1/2 tea spoons salt, and pepper in a paper bag to coat evenly.
Brown pieces, several at a time, in butter or margarine in a large frying pan; place in a single layer in a roasting pan.
Saute onion until soft in drippings in frying pan; stir in 1 1/2 cups of the water and remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt.
Heat, stirring constantly, to boiling; pour over chicken; cover.
Bake in moderate oven (350°) for 1 hour or until chicken is tender.
Remove to a heated serving platter and keep warm in slow oven while making gravy.
Blend remaining 1/3 cup flour and 1 cup water until smooth in a 2-cup measure.
Heat liquid in roasting pan to boiling; slowly stir in flour mixture.
Cook, stirring constantly, until gravy thickens and boils 1 minute.
Darken with a few drops bottled gravy coloring, if you wish.
Serve separately to spoon over chicken.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Chicken

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