Gremolata Chicken

Author: Canadian Living

  • Portion size 4 servings


  • 1/4 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 8 chicken thighs or 4 breasts
  • 2 tablespoons vegetabIe oil
  • 1 onion
  • 4 cloves of garlic
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 can stewed tomatoes
  • 1 sweet green pepper
  • 1/2 cup olive
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon rind


In plastic bag, combine flour and pepper. Add chicken; shake to coat. Reserve remaining flour mixture. In skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat; brown chicken all over, about 10 minutes. Remove to plate; set aside.

Add onion and garlic to pan; cook over medium heat for 3 minutes. Add oregano; cook for 1 to 5 minutes or until vegetables are tender. Add reserved flour mixture.

Stir in tomatoes and pepper; bring to boil. Return chicken to pan; reduce heat, cover and simmer, stirring occasionally, for 35 minutes or until juices run clear when chicken is pierced.

Serve sprinkled with olives, parsley and lemon rind.

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Gremolata Chicken