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    Spicy Italian Chicken

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    1 hr 5 mins

    20 mins

    45 mins

    Geema's Note:

    This is a wonderful, flavorful way to make chicken and have a great sauce for some pasta on the side. Tomatoes, onions, and lots of garlic create the base of the sauce, then it's sparked with flavor from olives, red pepper flakes, anchovies and capers. After eating this chicken you will immediately begin talking with your hands and singing opera.

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      Heat the skillet over medium high heat, and then add the oil.
    2. 2
      Brown the chicken pieces on both sides, and remove from the pan, setting aside.
    3. 3
      Add the onion and garlic to the sam pan and saute until the onion is soft, 5 minutes or so.
    4. 4
      Stir in the plum tomatoes with their liquid and then the remaining ingredients.
    5. 5
      Return the chicken to the pan and coat well with the sauce.
    6. 6
      Cover the pan and simmer on low until the chicken is tender, about 30 minutes, depending on the chicken parts.
    7. 7
      The breasts will cook much quicker than the thighs, so check for doneness.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on June 14, 2003

      55

      Bursting with flavor. It was great with orchiette, but any pasta that isn't too "skinny" and delicate would work well, I think. This is definitely good enough to serve to company.

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    • on July 22, 2012

      55

      This was great - added some red capsicum and carrots to the sauce and enjoyed it with rice instead of pasta. Very tasty!

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    • on September 26, 2009

      55

      This was a really good chicken dish. We followed your directions to a "t" (adding a little extra red pepper flakes) and served it with penne pasta. I added heaping amounts of grated romano cheese over the final product, which was really good. Thanks for a nice meal, Geema!

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    Nutritional Facts for Spicy Italian Chicken

    Serving Size: 1 (314 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 8

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 357.4
     
    Calories from Fat 183
    51%
    Total Fat 20.4 g
    31%
    Saturated Fat 4.8 g
    24%
    Cholesterol 98.8 mg
    32%
    Sodium 576.4 mg
    24%
    Total Carbohydrate 8.9 g
    2%
    Dietary Fiber 2.3 g
    9%
    Sugars 4.6 g
    18%
    Protein 34.1 g
    68%

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