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Chicken Wings Moroccan Style

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  Oil 2 Tablespoon
  Chicken wings 2 Pound (1 Kilogram)
  Onion 1 Large, finely chopped
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), crushed
  Ginger 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon, chopped
  Turmeric 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cumin 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon stick 1⁄2
  Cider vinegar 2 Fluid Ounce (1/4 Cup Or 60 Milliliter)
  Canned apricot nectar 15 Ounce (450 Gram)
  Salt To Taste
  Dried prunes 3 Ounce, pitted (100 Gram)
  Dried apricots 3 Ounce (100 Gram)
  Honey 1 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 2 Fluid Ounce (1/4 Cup Or 60 Milliliter)
  Steamed couscous/Rice 1 Cup (16 tbs)

1. Heat oil in a wide-based saucepan or lidded skillet, add chicken wings a few at a time and brown lightly on both sides. Remove to a plate as they brown.
2. Add onions and fry for 2 minutes. Stir in garlic, ginger and spices. Cook, while stirring for 1 minute, return chicken to the pan, stir and turn the wings to coat with spices. Add vinegar and apricot nectar, season to taste. Cover and simmer for 25 minutes.
3. Add prunes, apricots, honey and lemon juice. Cover and simmer 10 minutes and then remove lid and simmer uncovered for 5 minutes. If a thicker sauce is desired, remove wings and fruit to a serving platter, increase heat and boil until sauce reduces and thickens, stirring occasionally. Pour sauce over wings.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
50 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2556 Calories from Fat 578

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 65 g99.8%

Saturated Fat 12.9 g64.4%

Trans Fat 0.6 g

Cholesterol 517.1 mg172.4%

Sodium 1181.1 mg49.2%

Total Carbohydrates 278 g92.7%

Dietary Fiber 25.3 g101.2%

Sugars 164.3 g

Protein 220 g439.1%

Vitamin A 198.3% Vitamin C 113.3%

Calcium 38% Iron 96.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Chicken Wings Moroccan Style Recipe