Inma’s carrot chicken

April 27, 2015

Inma, IHS Spainsh exchange teacher 2002. Cook in dutch oven, stove top.

  • 2 to 3 lbs chicken thighs, sauté in olive oil to brown
  • 2 onions chopped
  • 4-6 carrots chopped
  • 1 C water
  • 1 C Madeira
  • 1 tsp beef broth
  1. Brown chicken, remove from pot.
  2. Sauté onions,
  3. Add all ingredients into pot, simmer 30 min, remove meat, puree with hand blender.

Chicken Marengo

February 5, 2012

Mother (Karin) Serves 4

  • 1 onion, chopped, saute until transparent
  • 1 chicken cut up (use chicken with bones) Thigh meat and drumsticks are flavorful, brown in separate fry pan and add to pot with sautéed onions.
  • 6 oz small can tomato paste, add 1 can water
  • 4 oz can mushrooms w/juice, add 1 can water
  • 1 – 2 C Madeira or Marsala wine
  • spices: Bouquet garni, basil, S&P, 2 cubes chicken boullion.

Cook in open pot over low heat until oil separates from sauce (a couple of hours). Remove chicken & boil to reduce sauce if necessary (1/2 hr?).