Poulet Bonne Femme

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READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Brian Holley

A French classic. If you enjoy coq au vin this is the version for the ladies, and the men of course. Super dish, a must for lovers of chicken.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt the butter in a deep pan and fry the chicken pieces until brown all over 5 minutes.
  2. Remove from the pan and drain.
  3. Add the onions and bacon to the pan and fry till the onion is just soft.
  4. Add the flour and cook out for 2 minutes Add the mushrooms, wine, stock, and bouquet garni, bring to the boil to make the sauce, season with salt and pepper.
  5. Replace the chicken and simmer covered for 20 mins, add the potatoes and cook till chicken and potatoes are done, 20 minutes.
  6. Discard the bouquet garni and serve with the croutons of bread and boiled green beans. Wonderful.

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