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Mediterranean Style Chicken

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  Meaty chicken pieces 3 Pound, skinned (Breasts, Thighs, And Drumsticks)
  Cooking oil 2 Tablespoon
  Canned tomatoes 4 1⁄2 Ounce (1 Can)
  Dry white wine/Chicken broth 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Onion soup mix 3 Tablespoon
  Frozen artichoke hearts 9 Ounce (1 Package)
  Pitted ripe olives 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), halved
  Ground cinnamon 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Cold water 1 Tablespoon
  Cornstarch 2 Teaspoon
  Hot cooked rice/Hot cooked couscous 1 Cup (16 tbs)

1 Rinse chicken; pat dry with paper towels. In a 12-inch skillet heat oil over medium heat. Add chicken and cook, uncovered, for 10 minutes, turning to brown evenly. Drain well.
2 Stir together the undrained tomatoes, wine or broth, and soup mix. Add to chicken in skillet. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, covered, for 30 minutes. Stir in artichoke hearts, olives, and cinnamon. Simmer, covered, 8 to 10 minutes more or until chicken is tender and no longer pink and artichoke hearts are tender. Use a slotted spoon to transfer chicken and solids to a serving platter.
3 Skim fat from broth. Combine the cold water and cornstarch; add to broth in skillet. Cook and stir until thickened and bubbly; cook 2 minutes more. Spoon over chicken.

Recipe Summary

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Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2603 Calories from Fat 768

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 87 g134.5%

Saturated Fat 15.2 g76.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 952.4 mg317.5%

Sodium 5966.8 mg248.6%

Total Carbohydrates 123 g41%

Dietary Fiber 8.3 g33.3%

Sugars 4.6 g

Protein 305 g610.3%

Vitamin A 36% Vitamin C 84%

Calcium 32.8% Iron 107.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Mediterranean Style Chicken Recipe