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Saute of Chicken Livers with Bacon & Mushrooms in a Creamy sauce

Delicious and nutritious, a perfect combination of nutrient dense chicken livers with delicious bacon and mushrooms in a creamy sauce.
  Chicken liver 2 Pound
  Lemons 3 Medium, juiced
  Bacon 1 Pound, cut in 1 inch pieces
  Beech mushroom 1 Pound, separated into strands
  Turkey mushroom 1 Pound, separated into strands
  Onion 2 Medium, chopped finely
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), minced
  Dried sage 1 Teaspoon
  Coriander 1 Teaspoon
  Cumin 1 Teaspoon
  Everyday seasoning 1 Teaspoon (from Trader Joes)
  Brandy 1 Dash
  Heavy cream/Almond butter 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt 1 Pinch

1.Soak the chicken liver in the juice of three lemons for about 3 hours. Rinse it in water before you start cooking.
2.Chop the onions finely and mince the garlic cloves.

3.Heat a cast iron skillet and drop the bacon in it. Cook it until the bacon is brown and crispy and the fat is rendered out. Set aside the browned bacon.
4.Using the same skillet, add the chicken livers to the bacon fat.
5.For about 5 minutes brown the chicken liver on both sides. Sauté the chicken liver in batches to ensure that they are properly browned. Set aside once done.
6.Add the onions, garlic and mushrooms in the same pan.
7.Drop in the dried sage, coriander and cumin powders.
8.Season with the Everyday Seasoning. Give it a stir and cook the mushrooms, onions and garlic for 5 minutes.
9.Deglaze the pan with a splash of brandy and stir everything together.
10.Add the fried liver and bacon and give it a good stir.
11.Pour in the heavy cream and season with a pinch of salt.

12.Take a few whole lettuce leaves and serve the sautéed chicken liver with bacon and mushrooms on them.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Chicken Liver
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 560 Calories from Fat 282

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 32 g49.5%

Saturated Fat 15.1 g75.3%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 596.5 mg198.8%

Sodium 830.8 mg34.6%

Total Carbohydrates 25 g8.5%

Dietary Fiber 6.5 g25.9%

Sugars 4.3 g

Protein 46 g92.7%

Vitamin A 349.2% Vitamin C 106.4%

Calcium 20.7% Iron 97.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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