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Chicken Elegante Recipe

Looking for an easy Chicken Elegante recipe? Learn how to make Chicken Elegante using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by earl7399

Makes 5 servings



Chicken in cream sauce. Can be served over rice or crepes.

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Elegante

1 tbsp butter
1/2 clove garlic
1/2 tsp salt
1/16 tsp white pepper
1/4 cup chicken broth
1/4 cup white wine
1 1/2 tsp parsley
1/4 tsp tarragon
3 cups shredded cooked chicken
1 cup whipping cream
1 egg yolk
1 tbsp cornstarch

Recipe Directions for Chicken Elegante

  1. Melt butter with garlic in large skillet.

  2. Add salt, pepper, broth, wine, parsley, tarragon, and chicken, stirring well.

  3. Cover and cook for 10-15 minutes.

  4. Add whipping cream to skillet.

  5. In separate bowl, whisk egg yolk.

  6. Add several tablespoons hot broth into egg yolk, then stir egg mixture into all other ingredients in skillet. Cook over low heat until slightly thickened. Use two yolks for thicker results, or mix 1 Tbsp cornstarch into some water or broth in separate bowl or cup, and then add to skillet. Cook until thickened.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 141.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
247
Calories from Fat
119
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
13.2g
20%
Saturated Fat
7.2g
36%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
139mg
46%
Sodium
351mg
15%
Potassium
212mg
6%
Total Carbohydrates
2.8g
1%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
25.7g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 4% 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
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in cholesterol
  • Contains alcohol
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