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Apricot Cardamom Drumsticks

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  Canned unpeeled apricot halves 8 3⁄4 Ounce (1 Can)
  Chicken drumsticks 1 3⁄4 Pound (8 Pieces)
  Cooking oil 1 Tablespoon
  Water 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Dried minced onion 2 Teaspoon
  Ground coriander/1/2 teaspoon ground coriander 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Instant chicken bouillon granules 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Garlic powder 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Couscous/Long grain rice 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Ready To Cook Type)

Drain apricots, reserving 1/4 cup of the liquid.
Cut apricots into 1/2-inch pieces.
In a 10-inch skillet brown chicken on all sides in hot cooking oil.
Add reserved apricot juice, water, onion, cardamom or coriander, bouillon granules, salt, garlic powder, and pepper.
Cook, covered, over medium-low heat for 20 to 25 minutes or till chicken is no longer pink.
Meanwhile, cook couscous or rice according to package directions.
Stir apricots into the cooked couscous or rice.
Spoon onto a serving platter.
With tongs, remove chicken from skillet and place atop couscous or rice mixture.
Skim fat from pan juices.
Spoon pan juices over chicken and couscous or rice.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1884 Calories from Fat 393

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 44 g67.7%

Saturated Fat 9.4 g46.9%

Trans Fat 0.7 g

Cholesterol 611.2 mg203.7%

Sodium 1798.4 mg74.9%

Total Carbohydrates 169 g56.4%

Dietary Fiber 14.7 g59%

Sugars 15.8 g

Protein 190 g380%

Vitamin A 106.3% Vitamin C 69.5%

Calcium 18.7% Iron 63%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Apricot Cardamom Drumsticks Recipe