Braised Chicken in Rosemary White Wine Sauce

Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr 20 mins

Another homey dish - it seems like so many of the things I make are perfect for lazy enjoy around the table with friends and family and a bottle or two of wine.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Season chicken pieces lightly.
  2. Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Add chicken and cook until light brown, about 5 minutes per side.
  4. Transfer chicken to bowl with slotted spoon.
  5. Add onion, livers, bacon and spices and saute until onion is tender, about 10 minutes.
  6. Mix in wine and tomato paste.
  7. Add broth and bring to the boil, scraping up any browned bits.
  8. Return chicken and any juices to skillet, turning chicken to coat with sauce.
  9. Reduce heat, cover and simmer until breasts are cooked through, about 15 minutes.
  10. Transfer chicken breasts to bowl.
  11. Cover and simmer remaining chicken about 15 minutes longer.
  12. Transfer pieces to bowl.
  13. Boil down liquid remaining in pot until thickened to sauce consistency, adding any juices in bowl, about 20 minutes.
  14. Strain sauce through fine sieve.
  15. Degrease.
  16. Return sauce and chicken to skillet (can be prepared 1 day ahead to this point. Reheat gently over low heat.) Serve with polenta poured into center of large serving platter.
  17. Place chicken pieces around and spoon sauce over all.


Most Helpful

my family ate these up. we don't eat red meat so i omitted the bacon and i didn't have any livers on hand. they still came out fantastic. great recipe.

neona503 July 25, 2007

Oh, so good. Absolutely delicious and easy, to boot! We don't do polenta so the chicken was a main with salad and bread but... YUM!

Queen Dragon Mom June 21, 2007

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