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Herbed Chicken Dinner

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  Vegetable oil 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Lemon juice 1
  Broiler fryer chicken 1 , cut into pieces
  Butter 6 Tablespoon, melted
  Packed fresh parsley leaves 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), cut in half (Small Clove)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Dried oregano 1 Teaspoon
  Dried basil 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Dried thyme 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Black pepper To Taste
  Water 3 Quart
  Salt 1 Tablespoon
  Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon
  Spaghetti/Fusilli / linguine 8 Ounce (Uncooked)

In a small bowl, beat 1/4 cup oil and lemon juice with a fork.
Pour over chicken pieces.
Toss to coat evenly.
In a blender or food processor, combine butter, parsley leaves, garlic, 1/2 teaspoon salt, oregano, basil, thyme and pepper.
Cover and blend at high speed a few seconds until parsley is minced.
Set aside.
Broil chicken pieces skin-side up about 8 inches from heat 20 minutes or until golden brown.
Turn and broil 20 minutes longer, until golden brown.
During last 4 minutes of broiling, brush both sides of chicken pieces with 1/4 cup herb mixture.
At the time chicken pieces are turned, bring water to a rapid boil in a heavy 5 quart pot or Dutch oven.
Add 1 tablespoon salt and 1 tablespoon oil.
Gradually add spaghetti, fusilli or linguine, being sure water continues to boil.
Cook pasta uncovered until tender but firm, stirring occasionally.
Place cooked pasta in a hot serving dish.
Toss with remaining herb mixture.
Arrange chicken pieces around edge of casserole.
Serve immediately.
Makes 4 servings.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5390 Calories from Fat 3343

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 374 g575.8%

Saturated Fat 121 g604.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1318.4 mg439.5%

Sodium 7965.1 mg331.9%

Total Carbohydrates 194 g64.6%

Dietary Fiber 9.6 g38.6%

Sugars 3.3 g

Protein 320 g639.6%

Vitamin A 400.8% Vitamin C 493%

Calcium 67.6% Iron 209%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Herbed Chicken Dinner Recipe