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Quail A La Gene

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  Flour 2 Tablespoon
  Garlic powder To Taste
  Marinade 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Paprika To Taste
  Quail 2 (Per Person)
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Oil 2 Tablespoon
  Sauterne/Other dry white wine 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Parsley flakes 1 Tablespoon
  Fines herbes 1 Tablespoon (Spice Island)
  Dill weed 1 Teaspoon
  Curry powder 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Cognac 2 Tablespoon
  Fat free yogurt/Sour cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

Mix flour, salt, garlic powder, lemon-pepper and paprika together and dredge quail with mixture.
Brown quail well in heavy skillet in butter and oil.
While quail are browning, mix the wine, parsley, fines herbes, dill, curry, salt and pepper together.
When quail are browned, pour this mixture over them, cover and simmer on low heat for 20-25 minutes, spooning sauce in pan over them once or twice.
Do not overcook.
Remove quail and keep warm.
Add Cognac and yogurt or sour cream.
Blend and heat thoroughly.
More wine may be added if the sauce cooks down too much.
Pour sauce over the quail, saving some for a gravy boat if desired.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2662 Calories from Fat 1731

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 202 g310.2%

Saturated Fat 76.9 g384.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 580.8 mg193.6%

Sodium 3627.1 mg151.1%

Total Carbohydrates 73 g24.4%

Dietary Fiber 7.2 g28.7%

Sugars 21.9 g

Protein 109 g217.3%

Vitamin A 129.9% Vitamin C 86.6%

Calcium 88.2% Iron 210.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Quail A La Gene Recipe