Escabeche

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Sep. 24, 2009

Escabeche! A sumptuous dish dressing that can be added to your dinner spread with confidence. This delightful well flavored chicken dish will leave you licking your finger! Try this wonderful This is Escabeche recipe.

Ingredients

Chickens 6 Pound , cut into serving pieces (2 Birds Of 3 Pound Each)
Olive oil 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Dry white wine 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Cider vinegar 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Hot water 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Carrots 6 , sliced diagonally 1/8 inch thick
Onions 4 Medium , cut into eighths
Celery stalks 4 , sliced
Leeks 2 Small , sliced (Including Some Of Green Tops)
Parsley sprigs 4 (For Bouquet Garni)
Bay leaf 1 (For Bouquet Garni)
Whole cloves 3 (For Bouquet Garni)
Thyme 1/2 Teaspoon (For Bouquet Garni)
Freshly ground pepper To Taste
Lemons 2 , thinly sliced (For Garnish)
Salt To Taste

Directions

Pat chicken dry with paper towels.

Heat oil in heavy 6 to 8 quart dutch oven or stockpot.

Add chicken in batches and brown well on all sides.

Pour off fat and return chicken to pot.

Add remaining ingredients except lemons and bring to boil over high heat.

Reduce heat to medium-low, cover and simmer gently until chicken is tender, about 30 minutes.

Remove from heat and let chicken cool to room temperature in stock.

Discard bouquet garni.

Remove skin and bones from chicken and cut meat into finger-size pieces.

Remove vegetables.

Cool broth; discard fat and strain broth through cheesecloth.

Pour small amount of broth into large, deep serving bowl.

Arrange chicken in spoke pattern in bottom.

Top with carrot slices in overlapping pattern.

Distribute onion wedges, leeks and 2/3 of celery around outer edge.

Top carrot with remaining 1/3 of celery.

Pour remaining broth over vegetables.

Refrigerate until set

Recipe Summary

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 8184Calories from Fat 4688

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 522 g803.1%

Saturated Fat 133 g665%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 2904 mg121%

Total Carbohydrates 229 g76.3%

Dietary Fiber 43 g172%

Sugars 83 g

Protein 531 g1062%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet