• 4servings

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Nutrition Info . . .

NutrientsLipids, Cellulose
VitaminsA, C
MineralsPhosphorus, Cobalt, Molybdenum

Ingredients Jump to Instructions ↓

  1. 3 (to 3 1/2 lb.) fresh frying ch icken

  2. 1 tablespoon Ground cumin

  3. 1 tablespoon Chile powder

  4. Juice of three limes

  5. 10 Cloves fresh garlic, finely chopped

  6. 3 tablespoons Olive oil

  7. 1/2 cup Tequila (white or gold)

  8. 1/2 cup Water

  9. 1 Bunch fresh cilantro for gar nish

Instructions Jump to Ingredients ↑

  1. Cut the chicken into serving pieces and remove skin.

  2. In a bowl, combine cumin, chile powder, lime juice, garlic and 1 Tbsp of the olive oil. Marinate chicken in this mixture for 20 minutes.

  3. In a heavy skillet, heat remaining oil, brown chicken pieces on all sides.

  4. Add marinade, tequila and water. Cover pan and poach gently until chicken is cooked through, about 25 minutes. Transfer chicken pieces to a platter. Reduce sauce over high heat until of a good consistency and pour over chicken. Garnish with cilantro leaves.

  5. servings. Note: This dish goes well with black beans and rice. Original Post Date: 4 Aug 92 Source: CompuServe Cooks Forum


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