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Chicken Tetrazzini

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  Chicken 3 Pound
  Water/Chicken stock 1⁄2 Pint
  Dry white wine 1⁄2 Pint
  Onion 1
  Bay leaf 1
  Thyme 1 Pinch
  Bacon rinds 1 Tablespoon (Few As Required)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Butter 2 Ounce
  Flour 3 Tablespoon
  Spaghetti 3⁄4 Pound
  Mushrooms 1⁄2 Pound
  Heavy cream 1⁄4 Pint
  Sherry 1 Tablespoon

Gently poach chicken in combined wine and water, with chopped onion, bayleaf, thyme, bacon rinds, salt and pepper.
When tender, cool, drain, strain the stock and reserve.
Remove the flesh from the chicken bones and cut into thin pieces.
Melt the butter, stir in the flour, and cook over gentle heat 2 minutes.
Gradually add 1/2 pint of the reserved stock, stirring continually until mixture boils and thickens.
Cook a few minutes, then set aside.
Cook spaghetti in plenty of boiling salted water until tender; drain thoroughly, place in deep, hot serving bowl.
Finely slice the mushrooms, melt extra butter in frying pan and saute the mushrooms gently until tender.
Drain the mushrooms and add to the sauce with the sliced chicken and seasoning to taste.
Reheat until nearly boiling.
Stir in the cream and sherry and stir over heat until heated thoroughly.
Pour over spaghetti.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5041 Calories from Fat 2218

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 249 g382.5%

Saturated Fat 101.4 g507.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1203.3 mg401.1%

Sodium 1558.9 mg65%

Total Carbohydrates 323 g107.5%

Dietary Fiber 6.2 g24.8%

Sugars 12.2 g

Protein 344 g688.7%

Vitamin A 92.5% Vitamin C 28.6%

Calcium 45.5% Iron 154.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chicken Tetrazzini Recipe