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Spanish Style Chicken With Olives And Pine Nuts

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  Pine nuts 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1 Tablespoon
  Chicken legs and thighs 3 1⁄2 Pound, skinned
  Drained unpitted spanish style olive 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Sage leaves/1 teaspoon dry sage leaves 5
  Water 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

In a 10- to 12-inch frying pan over medium heat, toast nuts about 10 minutes; shake often.
Remove from pan; set aside.
Increase heat to medium-high.
Add oil and butter to pan; brown half the chicken at a time; this takes about 10 minutes total.
Discard fat from pan.
Return chicken and nuts to pan; add olives, 5 sage leaves, and water.
Simmer, covered, over medium-low heat until meat is no longer pink at bone (cut to test), about 25 minutes.
If made ahead, let cool, cover, and chill until next day.
Return to simmering, covered, over medium heat.
Garnish, if desired, with sage leaves.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 502 Calories from Fat 362

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 42 g64.3%

Saturated Fat 8.5 g42.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 135.3 mg45.1%

Sodium 1213.9 mg50.6%

Total Carbohydrates 1 g0.5%

Dietary Fiber 0.42 g1.7%

Sugars 0.4 g

Protein 30 g59.1%

Vitamin A 4.5% Vitamin C 6%

Calcium 0.2% Iron 13.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Spanish Style Chicken With Olives And Pine Nuts Recipe