Country french chicken

Yield: 6 servings

Measure Ingredient
2 pounds Meaty Chicken pieces, (breast halves, thighs, drumsticks)
Nonstick spray coating
1 cup Sliced fresh mushrooms
1 cup Sliced celery
1 cup Dry white wine
½ cup Coarsly chopped carrot
1 medium Onion, cut into sm wedges
1 clove Garlic, minced
1 Bay leaf
2 tablespoons Snipped parsley
¼ teaspoon Dried thyne, crushed


Remove skin form chicken. Rince chicken; pat dry. Spray a cold skillet with nonstick coating. Preheat the skillet over medium heat.

Brown chicken on all sides in hot skillet. Drain fat from skillet.

Season chicken lightly with salt and pepper. Add mushrooms, celery, white wine, carrot, onion, garlic, bay leaf, and thyme to the skillet. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and simmer for 35 to 40 minutes or till chicken is tender and no longer pink. Discard bay leaf. Transfer chicken and vegetables to serving platter; keep warm.

For sauce, bring liquid in skillet to boiling. Cook about 3 minutes or till reduced to ½ cup. Pour sauce over chicken and vegetables.

Makes 6 servings. One serving equals 2½ lean meat exchange; ½ vegetable exchg.

Pair this herbed chicken dish wtih boiled new potatoes. (Count the potatoes as bread exchange)

From: Better Homes and Gardens Diabetic COOKBOOK

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