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Danish Chicken

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  Roasting chicken 1
  Parsley 1 1⁄4 Bunch (125 gm) (1 Large Bunch)
  Butter/Margarine 4 Tablespoon
  Water 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Heavy cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  All purpose flour 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

Wash chicken inside and out.
Pat dry with paper towels.
Season inside with salt and a liberal amount of pepper.
Wash parsley, break off stems, and stuff whole bunch inside chicken.
Melt butter in a Dutch oven and slowly brown chicken on all sides.
Add water, cover, and simmer until drumstick doesn't show pink when pulled away from bird, about 45 minutes.
For the last 15 minutes remove cover and add cream, keeping heat very low to prevent curdling.
Remove cooked chicken to platter.
Thicken drippings with flour blended with a little cold water.
Season to taste with salt and pepper.
Spoon cooked parsley from chicken and serve with chicken.
Serve the gravy separately in a bowl.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1605 Calories from Fat 1381

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 157 g241.1%

Saturated Fat 91.4 g457.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 541.1 mg180.4%

Sodium 642 mg26.7%

Total Carbohydrates 26 g8.7%

Dietary Fiber 4.6 g18.2%

Sugars 1.4 g

Protein 30 g60.5%

Vitamin A 314.2% Vitamin C 279.5%

Calcium 35.7% Iron 53.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Danish Chicken Recipe