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  1. 8 chicken thighs (about 2 1/2 lbs total)

  2. Salt and ground black pepper

  3. All-purpose flour

  4. 1/4 cup butter or margarine

  5. 1/4 cup vegetable oil

  6. 1 clove garlic, minced

  7. 1 1/2 tbs thinly sliced green onion

  8. 1 1/2 tbs orange juice

  9. 1 tsp grated orange peel

  10. 1/2 cup dry white wine (or apple juice)

  11. 2 tsp sugar

  12. 1/4 tsp dry tarragon

  13. 1/2 cup sour cream

  14. Orange wedges

  15. 4 at a time, turning until well browned on all sides and meat near bone is no longer pink, about 20 minutes. Transfer to a platter and keep warm. Pour off and discard drippings, leaving browned bits in bottom of pan. Add garlic, onion, orange juice, orange peel, and wine. Increase heat to medium-high. Bring to a boil, stirring to scrape browned bits free; remove from heat. Stir sugar, tarragon, and 1 1/2 tsp flour into sour cream; then stir sour cream into wine mixture. Return to heat and cook, stirring, until sauce comes to gentle boil. Season to taste with salt and pepper; pour over chicken. Pass orange wedges to squeeze over individual portions. Serves


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