Chicken With White Beans and Escarole

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Total Time
45mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
30 mins

This dish has a true Tuscan flavor. Easy to make and delicious enough to impress your best company. Goes great with a salad and some crusty bread.

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. - boil water and cook pasta noodles. after you drain them add a little butter to the noodles to keep them from getting sticky.
  2. - wash chicken and pat dry. salt and pepper chicken on both sides.
  3. - heat olive oil in large saute pan until shimmering.
  4. - add chicken and brown for five minutes on each side. remove chicken to plate and let rest.
  5. - drain pan of most of the chicken fat and return to med-low heat. add diced onion. after onions turns opaque, add garlic. cook until fragrant, about one minute.
  6. - add chopped escarole to onion mixture and saute until wilted, about three minutes.
  7. - add white beans, wine and chicken stock. also add sage and red pepper flakes. up heat and simmer five minutes until slightly reduced.
  8. - return chicken thighs to pan. put lid on pan and turn heat to med-low. if you need to you may add more broth or wine. you want there to be a sauce for the noodles.
  9. - after about ten minutes flip chiken thighs and put lid back on. simmer ten more minutes.
  10. - remove lid and add sherry. simmer on low five more minutes and check thighs for doneness. may take a few minutes more depending on their size. serve over buttered bow-tie pasta with grated parmesan to garnish.
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5 5

This was delicious! I followed the recipe exactly. I can't wait to make it again!

5 5

I made this with a friend and we served it over quinoa instead of pasta. Somehow manages to be light and hearty at the same time. It was delicious, thank you!