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Cooking With Socalgrrrl05: Coq Au Vin

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Ingredients
  All purpose flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Dried thyme 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Boneless and skinless chicken thigh 24 Ounce (6 thighs of 4 ounces each)
  Olive oil 1 Tablespoon
  Cremini mushrooms 6 Cup (96 tbs), quarter inch thick slice
  Carrot 2 Cup (32 tbs), quarter inch thick slice
  Bacon 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), quarter inch thick slice
  Dry red wine 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Fat free low sodium chicken broth 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Tomato paste 1 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1. In a plastic bag, combine flour, thyme and salt and add chicken to it. Shake the bag to coat flour on the chicken. Remove chicken and remove excess flour, then keep aside.

MAKING
2. In a large non - stick skillet over med-high heat, heat oil. Add chicken and cook until golden brown on both sides. Remove chicken from the pan and set aside.
3. In the same pan, add mushrooms, carrots and bacon. Saute for 2 minutes.
4. Stir in wine, chicken broth and tomato paste. Simmer for a few minutes.
5. Add chicken and cook for 9 minutes or until the chicken is done.

SERVING
6. Serve this tasty Coq Au Vin with some appetizers.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
French
Course: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
6
Subtitle: 
French Coq Au Vin
Won't you like to try out coq au vin, a classic French stewed chicken dish with bacon and mushrooms. See this impressive video that is well explained and displays the recipe in an easy manner. Try out this fantastic recipe on a relaxing holiday and serve with some wine for a perfect satisfying holiday meal!

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