Country Coq Au Vin

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Doodah
Recipe by Doodah

A homemade country style chicken and sausage dish. This came about from me watching some make "cocovan" and I am not much for a lot of wine in my food and I HATE COOKED CARROTS! I cannot stress that strongly enough. But I loved the ideas behind cooking Cog Au Vin, so I decided to make a country version. My whole family loved this. My husband asked for seconds telling me how delicious it was. This is quickly becoming a signature dish in our home.

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Directions

  1. Juliane onions, thin slice celery, very thinly slice sausage.
  2. Boil sausage in seperate pot, drain and set aside.
  3. On high heat melt butter with oil in large heavy pot add minced garlic, salt, pepper, Italian seasoning, and drumsticks cover with lid cook for 3 minutes and turn heat down to medium high, you want a crispiness to the chicken skin, cook another 5 minutes then turn chicken replace lid and cook 8 more minutes.
  4. Remove chicken from pot and set aside, add onion and celery to pot stir every few minutes; will saute' quickly about 3 to 5 minutes; stir in flour let it brown a few minutes, add both cans of tomatoes and stir.
  5. Add the rest of the seasonings, stir, pour in the chicken broth, stir, then place chicken back in the pot and add sausage.
  6. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and let simmer for 20 minutes.
  7. Serve over rice or mashed potatoes.

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