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Sicilian Style Chicken Cacciatore

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Chicken cacciatore refers to a chicken made in a hunter style. It is an Italian dish. It was a recipe made by the hunters travelling for hunting. Ingredients like chicken, mushrooms and spices are used to make chicken cacciatore.
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Chicken breast halves 24 Ounce, skinned (4, 6 Ounce Each)
  Chicken thighs 4 , skinned
  Chicken drumsticks 4
  Chopped onion 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Garlic 4 Clove (20 gm), minced
  Chopped celery 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Chopped fresh basil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Chopped fresh parsley 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Red wine vinegar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sliced green olives 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Capers 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Ground red pepper 1 Dash
  Canned italian style tomatoes 28 Ounce, undrained, chopped (1 Can)
  Bay leaves 2
  Cooked macaroni 8 Cup (128 tbs)
  Parsley sprigs 1

1. Heat oil in a pan and add chicken breasts and saute until both sides are brown. Set aside.
2. Heat more oil in the same pan and add remaining pieces of chicken and saute them until brown.
3. Saute onion, garlic. Add celery, basil, parsley, red wine vinegar, green olives, capers, pepper, sugar, tomatoes and bay leaves.
4. Add chicken to the pan. Bring to boil.
5. Cover and simmer for 20 minutes.
6. Uncover and simmer for 25 minutes until the chicken is tender.
7. Remove bay leaves and garnish with parsley. Serve chicken cacciatore with pasta.
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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 666 Calories from Fat 115

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 13 g19.9%

Saturated Fat 2.4 g12.1%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 141.4 mg47.1%

Sodium 674.5 mg28.1%

Total Carbohydrates 74 g24.8%

Dietary Fiber 6.4 g25.4%

Sugars 9.8 g

Protein 59 g117.6%

Vitamin A 33.1% Vitamin C 62.3%

Calcium 12.3% Iron 15%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Sicilian Style Chicken Cacciatore Recipe Video