Dark Saucy Chicken Recipe - Allrecipes.com
  • READY IN 40 mins

Dark Saucy Chicken

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"For people who like chicken and are looking for something a little different, this recipe is for you. Brown sugar, soy sauce, and cocoa provide the base for this rather colorful dish. Goes well on a bed of fried rice. Refried beans make a good side dish. Substitute your favorite vegetables for tomatoes and Cheddar cheese for the Swiss (or Gouda if you can afford it)."

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Directions

  1. In a bowl, mix the brown sugar and soy sauce. Stir in the cocoa, cilantro, sage, and almonds. Set aside.
  2. In a separate bowl, toss together the green bell pepper, red bell pepper, tomatoes, and Swiss cheese.
  3. Heat the oil in a skillet over medium heat. Place chicken in the skillet, and cook 15 minutes, until juices run clear. Reduce heat to low, and stir in the brown sugar and soy sauce mixture until heated through. Top with the peppers, tomatoes, and cheese to serve.
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  • PREP 15 mins
  • COOK 25 mins
  • READY IN 40 mins
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Sep 25, 2004

I made this for dinner tonight and thought it was pretty tasty. I made a few alterations and will make a few more next time. First I used Splenda with a bit of sugar free maple syrup instead of brown sugar. Instead of the bell peppers, I chopped up some zucchini and added a few shakes of dried red pepper flakes. This mixture reminded me a little bit of Chicken Mole. Next time I am going to cut down on the sauce ingredients by half as this makes things really saucy! I served this over cracked bulgur wheat. I'll make this again. Thanks for the unusual but very tasty recipe.

 
Apr 20, 2009

i made this as stated in the recipe but i should have altered it a bit. or alot. not so good.

 

3 Ratings

Feb 03, 2008

I thought this recipe was wonderful. It was like an Asian mole!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 500 kcal
  • 25%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 37.6 g
  • 12%
  • Cholesterol
  • 109 mg
  • 36%
  • Fat
  • 20.4 g
  • 31%
  • Fiber
  • 4.1 g
  • 16%
  • Protein
  • 44.7 g
  • 89%
  • Sodium
  • 3758 mg
  • 150%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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