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Sesame Chicken

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  Chicken 3 1⁄2 Pound, cut into serving pieces (1 Three And 1 Half Pound Chicken)
  Butter milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Butter 6 Tablespoon
  Dried tarragon 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Fresh bread crumbs 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Finely chopped parsley 2 Tablespoon
  Sesame seeds 3 Tablespoon
  Freshly ground pepper To Taste
  Salt To Taste

Place the chicken pieces in a mixing bowl and add the buttermilk.
Refrigerate several hours, turning the pieces occasionally.
Drain the chicken and pat dry with paper towels.
Melt the butter and add the tarragon and lemon juice.
Combine the crumbs, parsley, sesame seeds, salt and pepper.
Dip the chicken pieces first in butter, then roll them in the crumbs.
Arrange the pieces on a baking dish and spoon the remaining butter over the chicken.
Cover tightly with foil and refrigerate one hour.
Preheat the oven to 300 degrees.
Bake the chicken, basting occasionally with pan drippings, for one to one and one half hours.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4103 Calories from Fat 2451

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 276 g424%

Saturated Fat 101.6 g507.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1272.5 mg424.2%

Sodium 1994.7 mg83.1%

Total Carbohydrates 50 g16.6%

Dietary Fiber 7.9 g31.6%

Sugars 14 g

Protein 345 g689.5%

Vitamin A 129.3% Vitamin C 80.4%

Calcium 108.5% Iron 132%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Sesame Chicken Recipe