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Chicken Thighs In Orange Tomato Sauce

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  Boneless skinless chicken thighs 2 Pound, trimmed of fat and cut into 1 1/2 inch pieces
  Canned diced peeled tomatoes 14 1⁄2 Ounce (1 Can)
  Oranges 2 Large, zest grated
  Orange 1 Large, juiced
  Canned tomato paste 6 Ounce (1 Can)
  Onion 1 Medium, chopped
  Diced carrots 2 Cup (32 tbs) (From 3 To 4 Carrots)
  Dried basil 1 Tablespoon
  Dried oregano 1 Teaspoon
  Dried thyme leaves 1⁄2 Teaspoon, crushed
  Dried rosemary 1⁄2 Teaspoon, crumbled
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), crushed through a press
  Freshly ground pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon
  Lean bacon slices 4 , cooked until crisp and crumbled

1. In a 3 1/2-quart electric slow cooker, combine the chicken pieces, tomatoes with their liquid, zest of 1 orange, orange juice, tomato paste, onion, carrots, basil, oregano, thyme, rosemary, garlic, and pepper; mix well.
2. Cover and cook on the low heat setting 6 to 6 1/2 hours, or until the chicken is cooked through. Stir in the sugar, lemon juice, and zest of the remaining orange. Sprinkle the top of each serving with a little crumbled bacon.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish
Slow Cooked

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1976 Calories from Fat 499

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 56 g85.9%

Saturated Fat 13.9 g69.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 886.9 mg295.6%

Sodium 1929.8 mg80.4%

Total Carbohydrates 190 g63.4%

Dietary Fiber 46.9 g187.5%

Sugars 116 g

Protein 202 g404.3%

Vitamin A 1027.5% Vitamin C 702.3%

Calcium 110.3% Iron 175.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chicken Thighs In Orange Tomato Sauce Recipe