Black Bing Cherry Chicken

Total Time
3hrs 5mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 3 hrs

My Aunt said her neighbor's son used to come off the school bus and see his mother and yell "Are we having cherry chicken tonight?" I think it's a kid pleaser! Time includes marinating.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Marinate chicken in Italian dressing 2-4 hours and drain, reserving the marinade.
  2. Place chicken in a shallow baking pan, skin side up and bake for 1 hour and 15 minutes at 350 degrees, basting occasionally early on, until brown.
  3. Melt the jelly in a saucepan over low heat and blend in the orange juice concentrate and cherries. Pour the sauce over the chicken in the baking dish and bake for another 15 minutes.
  4. Serve over brown rice.

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Might be better titled Orange Chicken as the OJ overpowered the cherries. My husband liked it but I am not a fan of citrus. The sauce was watery..maybe add some cornstarch to thinken sauce next time?

lovebirdsrus_13157073 January 21, 2011

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