Carla's Coq Vin Recipe

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Submitted by tasha7399

Makes 8 servings



Classic Burgundian chicken simmered in red wine. Salt and pepper to taste. Can add sauteed mushrooms (24 fresh cremini or white button) which will increase calorie and carb content. Add with onions during last 10 minutes of cooking time. Serve over mashed cauliflower or with roasted turnips.

Recipe Ingredients for Carla's Coq Vin

4 chicken drumstick bone and skin removed
4 chicken thigh bone and skin removed
2 tbsp olive oil
800 g onions (pearl)
2 garlic cloves
3/5 g bay leaf
4/5 g fresh thyme sprigs
3 tablespoons parsley
1 oz proscuitto
2 cups red wine
1 shot brandy

Recipe Directions for Carla's Coq Vin

  1. In a large fry pan over heat warm olive oil. Working in batches, add the chicken pieces and brown on all side, 15 minutes. Transfer to a heavy pot.When all have browned, pour brandy over and ignite with a long match. Let flame die, and add wine, garlic, thme and bay leaf. Bring to a boil over high heat, cover and reduce heat to low. Simmer until chicken pieces are opaque throughout, about 45 minutes.

  2. Meanwhile, heat oil over and add pearl onions until carmelized.If

  3. desired add Somersweet (1/2 tsp).Remove from heat.

  4. About 10 minutes before chicken is done, add onions (and mushrooms if using). Adjust seasoning.Transfer to a warm platter, sprinkle with parsley and serve.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 221.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
229
Calories from Fat
71
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.9g
12%
Saturated Fat
1.7g
8%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
48mg
16%
Sodium
108mg
4%
Potassium
326mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
11.1g
4%
Dietary Fiber
2.0g
8%
Sugars
6.6g
Protein
15.2g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 14%
Calcium 3% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Contains alcohol
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